RUSHER, Mary Nettie (Hicks) Coy

Date of birth: 1 Feb 1909 Acton, Marion, Indiana
Date of death: 1 Nov 1991 Greenwood, Johnson County, Indiana

Indianapolis Star, November 3, 1991

Mary Nettie Hicks Coy Rusher

MARY NETTIE HICKS COY RUSHER, 82, Whiteland, formerly of Greenwood and Huntington, died Friday. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Vandivier-Parsley Funeral Home, Franklin, with calling from 2 to 9 p.m. Monday. She had been a bookkeeper at the Gass Dress Shop, Huntington, several years. She was a member of Greenwood Christian Church. She was the widow of Oliver Coy and Wilbur Rusher. Memorial contributions may be made to the Friendship Baptist Church, Franklin. Survivors; son, William E. Coy; stepsons, Howard and Jean Rusher; sister, Lorene Lattimore; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren.

Franklin Daily Journal, November 4, 1991

Mary Nettie Rusher

Mary Nettie (Coy) Rusher, 82, died Friday at Greenwood Convalescent Center. She had been a resident of Whiteland since 1981. Prior to that she had lived in Greenwood for five years.

She was born Feb. 1, 1909, in Acton. Her parents were Loren Hicks and Gertrude (Maze) Hicks. She married Wilbur Rusher in 1948, in Whitley County. He preceded her in death in 1978. Survivors include a son, William E. Coy of Whiteland; two stepsons, Howard Rusher of Spring Hill, Fla. and Jean Rusher of Crockett Mills, Tenn.; a sister, Lorene Lattimore of Greenwood; 13 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Dorothy J. Belton, two brothers and a sister.

She was a homemaker. She was also a bookkeeper for the Gass Dress Shop in Huntington.

She was a member of Greenwood Christian Church.

The Rev. Randy Maynard will conduct a service at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Vandivier-Parsley Funeral Home in Franklin. Friends may call from 2 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. Burial will be at Acton Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Friendship Baptist Church Building Fund, Westview Drive, Franklin, Ind. 46131.

Submitted by Mark Wirey