From our January 25, 2001, edition.
services for Susie Ione Cushing, age 89, were held at 2:00 p.m. on
Thursday, January 18, 2001, in the Silverton United Methodist Church with
Jay Stinson, Pastor, and Ed Norris, retired minister, officiating.
Burial was held in Silverton Cemetery under the direction of
Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc.
Cushing died Tuesday, January 16, 2001, in Lockney, Texas.
She was born May 7, 1911, in Sterling County, Texas, and was a
resident of Ector County before moving to Briscoe County in 1949.
She married William Ernest “Bill” Cushing on May 11, 1931, at
Carlsbad, NM. He preceded her
in death on December 21, 1979. She was a homemaker and was involved in ranching most of her
life. She was a member of the
Silverton United Methodist Church.
was preceded in death by a daughter, Margaret Gayle Smith,
on January 4, 2000.
include one sister, Marie Revell, of Houston; one brother, R.D. Garrett of
Houston; a son-in-law, Mike Smith of Clarendon; two grandsons, Bill Smith
of Silverton and Lee Smith of Silverton; two great grandchildren, Ashley
Smith and Shayna Smith, both of Silverton; and several nieces and nephews.
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