Lloyd Eugene Russell, age 94, of Asheboro passed away on Friday, July 23, 2021 at his home. Mr. Russell was born September 22, 1926, to Robert Frazier and Elizabeth Smith Russell. Lloyd was born and raised in Farmer. He worked at Klopman Mills for 38 years and served in the United States Army and the Merchant Marines. Lloyd attended Neighbors Grove Wesleyan Church. In addition to his parents, Lloyd is preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Bertha Russell and his sister, Dot Cox. Lloyd is survived by his daughter, Sherry Russell of Asheboro; and his brother, Ernest Russell of Asheboro. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 from 1:00 - 1:45 PM at Pugh Funeral Home, 437 Sunset Avenue, Asheboro. The funeral will follow at 2:00 PM in the Pugh Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Wyatt Hoogkamp officiating. Burial will be at Randolph Memorial Park, Asheboro.