Originally created 06/05/99

Mrs. Sara Rushton



SALUDA, S.C. -- Mrs. Sara Jennings Rushton, 75, of Route 2 Greenwood Highway, died Thursday, June 3, 1999, at her residence.

The funeral will be at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Richland Springs Baptist Church. Burial will be in Travis Park Cemetery.

Mrs. Rushton, a native of Saluda County, had retired from Monsanto. She was the owner and operator of Sara's Alteration Shop. She was a graduate of Ridge Spring High School. She was a member of the Green Thumb Garden Club and the American Legion Auxiliary. She was a member of Richland Springs Baptist Church where she was a member of the TEL Sunday School class and the Golden Gleamers.

Survivors include a daughter, Ann Bowles, Saluda; two sisters, Rae Parkman, Johnston, and Christine Watson, Ward; and four grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Saluda Nursing Center, P.O. Box 398, Saluda, SC 29138.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Ramey Funeral Home.