The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


August 16, 2013

Larry Rushing

Thursday, August 15, 2013 — Larry Wayne Rushing, 70 years of age, of Locust, N.C., passed away Monday, August 12, 2013, at Carolinas Medical Center-NorthEast in Concord, N.C.

Larry was born March 22, 1943, in Stanly County to the late Ivey Faye Rushing and the late Sophia Arabelle Barbee Rushing. He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Sharon Smith; and sister, Frances Tucker.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, August 15, 2013, at Hartsell Funeral Home of Midland, N.C. The funeral service will be at the Hartsell Funeral Home Midland Chapel on Friday at 11 a.m. Burial will follow at the Meadow Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.

At other times, the family will be meeting at the home.

He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Martha Delores Hinson Rushing of the home; sons, Tommy Rushing and wife Sherry of Stanfield, N.C. and Tracy Rushing of Oakboro, N.C.; daughter, Mary Ward of Oakboro, N.C.; brother, Grover Rushing and wife Joann of Stanfield, N.C.; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two nephews; and one niece.

Memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

Hartsell Funeral Home is serving the Rushing family.

Online condolences may be made at www.hart

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