Cancer claims the life of Dover council member
A member of Dover City Council has passed away after a battle with cancer.
Councilwoman Sophia Russell died over the weekend, according to city officials.
Russell served Dover's fourth district, and was first elected in 2005.
She was a resident of Dover since 1947.
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