Services for George L. Russell Sr., a retired foreman at the main post office in Baltimore, will be held at noon Tuesday at the Allen African Methodist Episcopal Church, 1130 W. Lexington St.
Mr. Russell, who was 93 and lived on Wildwood Parkway, died yesterday of cancer at the Joseph Richey Hospice.
He retired in 1965 after 47 years with the postal service.
Born in Baltimore, he graduated from Douglass High School and Coppin State College. He taught briefly at Coppin.
A former president of the Baltimore Chapter of the National Alliance of Postal Employees, he also was treasurer of the Baltimore Postal Beneficial Association.