Sept. 22, 1937 – Nov. 24, 2022
James Henderson Rushing, 85, of Tylertown, died Nov. 24, 2022. He was born Sept. 22, 1937, in Tylertown.
Services were Nov. 27, 2022, at Capps Funeral Home, burial in Boyd Cemetery, Rev. David Parker officiating.
Rushing was a master carpenter and a member of Magee’s Creek Baptist Church. He enjoyed working in his garden, doing yardwork and fishing.
He was preceded in death by his daughters Sabrina Rushing Dillon and Michele Rushing Vince; father Rufus “Pete” Rushing; and mother Evelyn Magee Rushing.
Survivors include his wife of 62 years Juanita Woodall Rushing; grandchildren Lacie Danielle Rushing, Lanie Michelle Tripp (Deveiun) and Whitney Vince Wills (Spencer); great grandchildren Autumn A’leighsa Rushing, Caleb “Bubba” Rushing, Landyn Tripp, Lakynn Tripp, Ramie Holmes and Daylon Tripp; brother Charlie Rushing (Lana); sister Janice Whitehead (Billy).
Hartman Hughes Capps Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.