Ilene Rushing

Published 7:24 pm Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Mrs. Ilene C. Rushing,   92, a former resident of Troup Street LaGrange passed away Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, at Twin Fountains Home.

Ilene was born Jan. 4, 1925, in Thomaston Georgia the daughter of the late Elijah and Sarah Coleman Carr. She had made her home in LaGrange most of her life and was retired from Milliken and Company’s Elm City Mill having started under the Callaway Mills administration. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Phyllis Ann, son, Lamar Smith and grandchild Ken Smith.

Survivors include daughter and son-in-law, Rebecca and Ken Harris, Kennesaw, Georgia and grandchildren,    Dawn Hendricks and  David Harris, great grandchildren, Paige Hendricks, Haley Hendricks, James Harris, Caden Smith and  Bria Smith and great grandchild, Ayden Thornton.

Graveside funeral services for Mrs. Ilene C. Rushing will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday from the graveside in Shadowlawn Cemetery with her grandson David Harris officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Ilene C. Rushing are by Hunter-Allen-Myhand Funeral Home.