George D. Russ, Jr.


Myrtle Beach, SC

George Dawson Russ, Jr., husband of Betty Jean Rentz Russ, died Sunday, August 20, 2017 at his residence.

Mr. Russ was born February 13, 1949 in Norfolk, VA, a son of the late George Dawson, Sr. and Myrl Darrow Russ.

Mr. Russ was the owner/operator of Hague Marina. He was a member of First United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Emily Dawson Russ Garrison (Lance) of Atlanta, GA, Brooke Elizabeth Russ Belisle (Andrew) of Atlanta, GA, and Georgia Rentz Russ of Columbia, SC; two brothers, John D. Russ, II of Charleston, SC, and Merle D. Russ of Lovettsville, VA; one sister, Carolyn Russ Hills of Myrtle Beach, SC; and three grandchildren, Parker Russ Garrison, Grant Dawson Garrison, and Corinne Everly Belisle.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 11:00 AM at First United Methodist Church, Myrtle Beach. A private interment will follow. The family will receive friends from 10:00 – 11:00 AM prior to the service at the church.

Memorials may be made to: First United Methodist Church, PO Box 1367, Myrtle Beach, SC 29578, or to: Palladium Hospice, 1601 N. Oak St., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577.

McMillan-Small Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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Rick Natali
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Created On: 08/28/2017 12:32:56

rest easy learned a lot from you what to do and not do. you were always a fair person

Bryan Creach
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Myrtle Beach
Created On: 08/28/2017 12:32:16

Sleep well my friend. Thanks for sharing some of your knowledge with me. I'll never forget you.

Chapel Gause
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Created On: 08/28/2017 12:31:39

My prayers to the Russ family. Every time I go by Hague I remember that George was always kind to me.


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