In Memory of

Kellie Lea Russell

September 12, 1964 - June 17, 2022


Kellie Lea Russell, 57, of Lee’s Summit, MO, Passed away on June 17th, 2022. A celebration of life service will be held at Langsford Funeral Home, Lee’s Summit on Friday, June 24th, with visitation at 1:00 PM and service at 2:00 PM

Kellie was born to Roberta and Stanley Iverson in Kansas City on September 12, 1964. She grew up in Kansas City and Raytown, MO and graduated from Raytown South High School. She married Tom Russell in 1982 and they had two children, Anthony and Teresa.
Kellie loved animals, especially dogs, and had many canine companions throughout the years. She owned and operated a dog grooming business for several years. She enjoyed sketching, knitting, and trying different artistic crafts.
She loved to spend time out on the lake, any lake, to fish or to relax and spend time with her family. She would dote on her six grandchildren every chance she got. Kellie liked to watch and cheer on the Chiefs during football season. Kellie had a green thumb and loved flowers and gardening. She never failed to have a beautiful display of plants and flowers by her front door that she and neighborscould enjoy.
Kellie was proceeded in death by her parents, Roberta and Stanley Iverson. She is survived by children Anthony Russell and Teresa Russell (Diego); sister Lorrie Iverson; ex-husband and friend Tom Russell; grandchildren Austin Hickman, Kyndell Scott, Cadence Hickman, Alicia Russell, Sofia Russell, Miquel Russell; aunts, uncle, a host of cousins, and her beloved dog Missy


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Lorrie, I’m so very sorry for your loss, sending prayers for you and her family.

Sending you ma sincere sympathy. Any death is sad but so much harder when it is a sister. May all treasured memories help during this period. I am remembering you in my prayers.

During the 16 years Anthony & I we’re together, Kellie became a best friend & like a mother to me. She offered me advice & a listening ear. She was an amazing grandmother to my kids. So full of love & kindness. We love & will miss her dearly. Rest in peace Kellie❤

So sorry to hear about your sister Kellie. I know you were very close growing up. This had to be even harder since you were the only two. If you need anything, please let me know how I can help.


Friday, June 24, 2022
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Langsford Funeral Home
115 SW 3rd St
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063


Friday, June 24, 2022
2:00 PM
Langsford Funeral Home
115 SW 3rd St
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063