Russell Wayne “Vern” Richard, 54 of New Bern, departed this life on June 15, 2019.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Kristina Taylor Richard; sons, Johnnie Johnson and wife Angie, Eric Johnson II and Zephron Richard; brothers, Perry Richard and Jerry Richard; sister, Geraldine Richard; three grandchildren, Yvette, Eric III and Hannah.
Russell is preceded in death by his son, Mark Richard and three brothers, John, Ernest and Lowell Richard.
Service will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday June 22, 2019 at Kahlert Funeral Chapel in Maysville. Interment will follow at the Pollocksville City Cemetery.