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Wanda F Rushing-Smart
September 15, 1927  -  September 10, 2018


Wanda Rushing Smart, 90, left her earthly home, September 10, 2018. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, friend and educator. She grew up in Joiner, Arkansas, and was a 1946 graduate of Shawnee High School.

She received BSE and MSE degrees from Arkansas State University. She taught first grade and was Elementary Principal at Shawnee Elementary. She was a member of the Stephens First Methodist Church.

Wanda was preceded in death by husbands, Sam Roy Rushing and James Hershell Smart; her parents, Dave and Julie Frew; her brothers, Bill and Jimmy Frew; one step-daughter, Teresa Langley.

She is survived by her daughter, Judy Felts (Howard); son, Sam M. Rushing (Diana); and step-daughter, Patty Lochala (Butch). Also surviving are six grandchildren, Loren Lovell (Carla), Julie Thibodaux (Dirk), Jason Felts (Gina), Russell Rushing (Diane), Spencer Felts ( Jennifer), Cliff Rushing (Kristen), Brian Langley (Donna), Dr. Rob Lochala (Mary), Jimmy Langley (Anna); her sister, Betty Bailey, and sister-in-law Martha Clark.

In lieu of flowers, please send memorials to St. Jude Children's Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee.

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