Joe Evelyn Rush, 94, of Cabot, died Sunday, March 10, 2013. She was born Nov. 6, 1918 in Austin to Jerome Benjamin and Emma Alleene Davis. She was an artist for 40 years and a member of the Women’s Club.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Edward Rush; parents; brother, Charles Edgar Davis; and nephew, Charles Michael Davis.

Suvivors include her son, Jay O’Neal; granddaughter, Chelsea Lynn O’Neal and Aimee Alleene Fillbeck; great-granddaughter, Braxton Avery O’Neal; grandson, Chris O’Neal and wife Sheyenne and family; daughter, Cindy O’Neal; sisters, Anita Marie Davis Snodgrass and husband John Patrick and Virginia Mae Davis Herrod, Jimmie Faye Davis Way Dunn and husband James Henry Dunn; and a host of cousins and friends.

A funeral was held at noon, Saturday, March 16, 2013, in the chapel of Moore’s Cabot Funeral Home. Burial was in Old Austin Cemetery.

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