Douglas Rusk, Sr.

December 27, 1943 ~ January 9, 2020 (age 76)


Douglas D. Rusk Sr,76, of Slaton, passed away January 9, 2020.

Funeral services will be Sunday, January 12, 2020, at 2:00 PM at Bible Baptist Church in Slaton.  Interment will follow in Englewood Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Englunds Funeral Service of Slaton.

Douglas was born December 27, 1943 in Carlsbad, New Mexico to Jack and Kathleen Rusk. He proudly served for nine years in the United States Army. He retired from Walmart as a truckdriver.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents; his parents; brothers, Tommy Rusk and Billy Rusk; and sister, Rebecca Young.

Douglas is survived by wife, Jo Ann Rusk; children, Douglas D. Rusk Jr (Bess), Dale Rusk (Dina), Brenda Vaught (Darren), Cindy Matthews (Craig); nine grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren.

The family suggest donations to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, Shriners Hospital for Children or Leukemia Foundation.

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Funeral Service
January 12, 2020

2:00 PM
Bible Baptist Church

January 12, 2020

3:00 PM
Englewood Cemetery, Slaton, Texas

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