Emma Rush

August 15, 2018

1961 ~ 2018


Date of death: August 15, 2018

In profound sadness, the staff of Veasley Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc. want to express our sincere condolences to the Rush family. Emma's earthly temple is now resting in the care of Rowell-Parish Mortuary. Revelations 21:4 says "And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death; nor sorrow, nor crying, neither shall their be anymore pain, for the former things are passed away." Be assured that in the days ahead you will surely gain strength from the memories of Emma Rush.




Derrick Veasley ~ Director

Henry Veasley ~ Director

Pastor E.C. Maltbia ~ Chaplain

Emma Dell Rush, 56 of Fort Smith, Arkansas passed away on August 15, 2018. She was born November 2, 1961. Emma leaves to cherish her loving memory, two sons, Travis Rush of Pascagoula, Mississippi, Matthew Rush of Fort Smith, Arkansas;  daughter, Mallory Rush of Fort Smith, Arkansas; two brothers, Carlton Melancon, Sr. of New Iberia, Louisiana, Nathan Melancon of Fort Smith, Arkansas; three sisters, Hilda Melancon and Theresa (Sylvester) Miller both of New Iberia, Louisiana, Gwen Anthony of Loreauville, Louisiana and a host of other relatives and friends.


Celebration of life service will be held Saturday, August 25, 2018, 2:00pm at Rowell-Parish Mortuary, 611 N. 9th St., Fort Smith, Arkansas.



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