Michael Wayne Rushing, 62, of Texarkana, Ark., died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, in Benton, Ark.

Mr. Rushing was born April 7, 1950, in Pine Bluff, Ark. He was a retired truck driver for Hines Truck Lines.

Survivors include his wife, Shelia Burk Rushing; one daughter, Michele Rushing of White Hall, Ark.; two sons, Michael McAdams and Randy McAdams of Benton; four brothers, Buddy Rushing, J.T. Rushing, Havis Rushing and Gary Rushing of Pine Bluff; three sisters, Shirley Beatty of Pine Bluff, Trish Rushing of McKinney, Texas, and Charlotte Best of White Hall; and six grandchildren. 

Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Texarkana Funeral Home, Texas, with Danny Everette officiating. Burial will be in East Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Online registration is at

texarkanafuneralhome.com.



Published: 10/09/2012