Russell Leland "Mac" McCollum, Jr
Russell Leland McCollum, Jr., “Mac,” age 82, of Maumelle, died September 10, 2017. He was born on March 22, 1935 in Stuttgart, Arkansas to the late Russell and Margaret Terry McCollum.
Mac attended the University of Arkansas where he was a Sigma Chi and played on the tennis team. He served in the Army Reserve. He loved the outdoors, hunting, classical music, and opera.
He was a very involved member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church.
Mac is survived by his children, Tracy McCollum Lee and Robin McCollum and his wife Jaye of Butler, PA, and his grandchildren Peter Chapin Lee, Jr, Charles Russell Lee, Tobey McCollum, Daphne McCollum, and Kelly McCollum.
A Memorial Service will be held Wednesday, September 13th at 1:00PM at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church. Burial will follow at St. Mark’s Columbarium.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 1000 N. Mississippi, Little Rock 72207.
"I will miss seeing Russ during the 8am service at St Mark's. He was such a sweet fella."
Kristy Pryor | Little Rock, AR |
"Mac and I met at the University and were long-ago friends. Many years have passed since we were together but....I'll remember him always... as a classic gentleman."
Sally Miller | Little Rock, AR | firstname.lastname@example.org
"So sad to hear of his passing. He was a lovely person with a great sense of humor, and his mind was always working, full of questions and interested in everything and everyone. He will be missed. Prayers for his family and his church family.
Ouida Phillips | Little Rock, AR | email@example.com
"Mr. McCollum was always the nicest person when he came into Burrow Optical. We always enjoyed his visits. Think his family was blessed to have him."
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