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Visitation at the Funeral Home

Seaver-Brown Chapel
Monday April 19th, 2021
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Memorial Service

Seaver-Brown Chapel
Monday April 19th, 2021
7:00pm

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Everlyn "Denise" Lester Russell Southwick

ABINGDON, Va.

EVERLYN "DENISE" LESTER RUSSELL SOUTHWICK, age 47 passed away Wednesday, April 14, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer.

It is with a heavy heart, that I will write the obituary of our sweet, beautiful sister, Neese. Denise was born January 7, 1974 to the late Ronny Hubert Lester, and Patricia Haywood Lester. She was a lover of the great outdoors and all animals, particularly horses. But her most prized possession were her children.

In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her niece, Kristel Lester.

Left to cherish Denise's memory are, the love of her life, Rick Mazoway of Abingdon, Va.; children, Ronny Aaron Russell and loving girlfriend, Laura Leonard of Johnson City, Tenn., Chase Russell and girlfriend, Emily Lafleur of Bristol, Va., Makayla Southwick, of the home; mother, Patricia Haywood Lester of Abingdon, Va.; brother, Ronny Lester and wife Cheryl of Abingdon, Va.; sister, Beverly Lester of Berea, S.C.; nieces, Kayla Lester and husband, Jerry Ray, Lakyn Lester and fiancé, Ashley Singleton, Jacquline Isom and fiancé, Sean Carter; great-nephews, Dylan Lester, Braeden Blankenship and Hunter Lester; great-niece, Aaliyah Blankenship.

Memorial services will be held Monday, April 19, 2021 at 7 p.m. at Seaver-Brown Chapel, 237 East Main Street, Marion, Va. The family will receive friends Monday from 5 until 7 p.m. at Seaver-Brown Chapel. Family and friends are asked to follow the COVID-19 Safety & Social Distancing Guidelines.

To share memories of Everlyn "Denise" Lester Russell Southwick please visit www.seaverbrown.com. Care for Denise's family has been entrusted to Seaver-Brown Funeral Service & Crematory, 237 East Main Street, Marion, Va. 24354.


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We are so very sorry for your loss.Denise will be missed, I remember the first time I met the whole Russell family, she made me feel like I had been in the family for years, she made me feel welcomed and comfortable. She is in a better place no pain, no suffering God Bless you all. Love, James & Kathy Russell

Kathryn Russell Apr 16 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Everlyn Lester Russell Southwick

Kathryn Russell Apr 16 2021 12:00 AM

My deepest condolences to everyone that loved Denise. She was such a beautiful soul.

James &Laura Atkin Apr 16 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Everlyn Lester Russell Southwick

James &Laura Atkin Apr 16 2021 12:00 AM

Paula Bailey Apr 16 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Everlyn Lester Russell Southwick

Paula Bailey Apr 16 2021 12:00 AM

Sheriff Blake Andis and the Members of the Washington County Sheriffs Office would like to express their sympathy in the death of Everlyn Southwick. If our Sheriffs Office can be of assistance to you during your time of sadness, please do not hesitate to contact us. Sheriff Andis and Members of the Washington County Sheriffs Office

Sheriff Blake Andis Apr 16 2021 12:00 AM

So sorry to see this! It's been a lot of years, I always remember the times at Italian Village. My prayers are with you Necie Perry

NeciePerry Apr 15 2021 12:00 AM

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