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Esta L. Rushing: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice Modesto Bee, The (CA) - March 28, 1997 Deceased Name: Esta L. Rushing Feb. 23, 1899 -- March 26, 1997
Esta Lee Rushing, 98, of Modesto died Wednesday at Colony Park Care Center.
Mrs. Rushing was a native of Brooken, Okla. She had lived in Modesto since 1940. She was a newspaper reporter in Enid, Okla.; she traveled by horse and wagon to gather news. She was a member of the Church of Christ. She was active in Navy Mothers of Modesto during World War II.
She is survived by one grandchild and two great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Acacia Memorial Park. Salas Brothers Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.
Remembrances may be made to Community Hospice, 601 McHenry Ave., Suite C, Modesto 95350.
Nothing found for husband or son , both possibly named George Rushing .