Dharlene “Sherry” Rushing • October 3, 2019



On Thursday, October 3, 2019, Dharlene “Sherry” Rushing, loving wife, mother, and grandmother, went to be with the Lord at the age of 69 years old.

Sherry was born on October 10, 1949 at Bolling Air Force Base in Washington, DC to Richard Moore and Vera Barnes Carlisle. She was a stay-at-home wife and mother. She enjoyed reading, playing Rummy and Mahjong, and spending time with her friends and family.

Sherry is preceded in death by her father, Richard, and mother, Vera. She is survived by her husband, James “Jim” Rushing after 50 years of marriage, her two children, Stephen Rushing and Shannan Herman, her three grandchildren, Jessica Rushing, Branden Viera, and Riley Herman, and one great-grandchild, Leila Viera. She is also survived by her four siblings, Charlene Godish, Virginia Kesner, Theresa Saunders, and Walter J. Barnes, and her step-father Walter O. Barnes.

Visitation and funeral services will be held on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints located at 12030 Lillian Hwy. Pensacola, FL 32506. Visitation for the family will begin at 9AM. Public Visitation will begin at 10AM followed by the funeral service at 11AM.

  1. Bonnie collins says:

    Sherry was one of the sweetest people I know. I enjoyed having her as a friend and neighbor. She always said that when it’s her time to go that she’s ready and I’m glad to know she’s in heaven with the Lord,happy and healthy.

  2. Shane HERMAN says:

    Mama is amazing! Her legacy will continue on. Thank you Father for bringing her back home to you!

  3. Theresa and Ginger and Dad says:

    Sherry was an Awesome sister and We all Love her with All Our hearts. Rest well and We will see you soon. Give Mom a hug.

  4. Landi Dee says:

    Always a special cousin. I will miss you. Live and prayers. Dee and Steve Landi

  5. Shauna L Ward says:

    I enjoyed her smile and friendly personality.

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