Looking for local( Oklahoma ) information about Esta Lee RUSHING who was born Esta Lee McCaslin ( or Mccasland ) 23 February 1899. Details of her marriage to George RUSHING , are sought. I know almost nothing about George RUSHING eg his date of birth , date and place of death and burial , names of parents . Looking at the Obituary for Esta Lee RUSHING , below , it is likely that she and her husband George RUSHING were living in Oklahoma , until 1940. The couple may have had at least three children ,all of whom were probably born in Oklahoma...
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.