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Beatrice (Shane) Rushing

April 6, 1937 ~ October 24, 2017 (age 80)

Beatrice Shane Rushing – age 80, passed away Tuesday October 24, 2017 in Liberty, Texas. Beatrice was born in Anahuac, Texas April 6, 1937 the daughter of the late Benjamin Shane and Lillie Woodral Shane. She was a kind hearted, giving, and loving person. She worked for years as the owner/operator and bookkeeper for Rushing Welding, Rushing Kennel, and Rushing Tobacco. She was a talented seamstress, who made all her children clothes. Beatrice helped to raise her brothers as a young woman and alongside her late husband, Gene, they fostered numerous children. After high school, Beatrice went on to attend Business School, and was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. She was preceded in death by her parents as well as her husband, Willard Eugene “Gene” Rushing, and her brothers Jack Benny Shane and Donnie Lee Shane. She leaves behind to cherish her memory her daughters Vicki Rushing Love and husband Charles, Gwendolyn Rushing Ellis, Jai Rushing McCarthy, and a son Shane Eugene Rushing. In addition, she leaves her brothers William Green Shane, Jimmie Wayne Shane, and Clay Franklin Shane, eight grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren. Visitation for Beatrice will be held Thursday October 26, 2017 from 6-8PM at Allison Funeral Service, 1101 N. Travis Liberty, Texas. Funeral Services to be held 10AM Friday October 27, 2017 at the funeral home with burial to follow in Hardin Chapel Cemetery. Condolences and memories can be made online at

 Service Information

October 26, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Allison Funeral Service
1101 N. Travis
Liberty, TX 77575

Funeral Service
October 27, 2017

10:00 AM
Allison Funeral Service
1101 North Travis Street
Liberty, TX 77575

Graveside Service
October 27, 2017

11:00 AM
Hardin Chapel Cemetery
1005 Highway 834 West
Hardin, TX 77561

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