Posted on Jan 09, 2013 - 01:39 PM

Vivian Treakle Russell of Mathews, passed away Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013.

Born in March of 1923, she was raised in Norfolk and had lived in Mathews since 1976.

She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and friend to all who knew her.

She is survived by her husband of 68 years, Dan Russell; sons, David and Terry; daughter, Jeanette, and granddaughter, Laura.

A memorial service will be held Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at Westville Baptist Church following the 11 a.m. worship service.

Memorials may be made to the Mathews Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 723, Mathews, Va. 23109 and/or the Mathews Volunteer Fire Dept., P.O. Box 1130, Mathews, Va. 23109.

Foster-Faulkner Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Mathews, is in charge of the arrangements.