- Lance Russell spent nearly four decades as the voice of the Memphis territory, and he’s one of the greatest wrestling announcers ever to speak into a mic.
- Lance’s smooth delivery and distinctive style was unrivaled.
- Whether using his expertise to guide an inexperienced young wrestler through a TV promo or describing the action in the ring in his almost poetic style, Lance’s always delivered amazing work!
- The CAC honored him in 2016 with an Announcer’s Award.
- October 2, 2017: Lance Russell has passed away at the age of 91, more info here. http://www.onlineworldofwrestling.com/legendary-commentator-lance-russell-passes-away-at-91/