Mildred Rusher "Peg" Eller

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Mildred Rusher Eller

SALISBURY - Mrs. Mildred "Peg" Rusher Eller, 86, of Salisbury, passed away Monday, July 26, 2010, in Rowan Regional Medical Center.

Born Oct. 2, 1923, in Rowan County to the late Hall W. Rusher and Lillie F. Rusher, Mrs. Eller graduated from Granite Quarry High School in 1940.

Mrs. Eller was an active member of Community Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday School and was involved in the women's organizations.

Preceding her in death were two brothers, Dick and D.L. Rusher; and four sisters, Troy Morgan, Eva Mae Rusher, Hallie and Edith Rusher.

Mrs. Eller is survived by her husband of nearly 70 years, Linnie "Dink" Eller of Salisbury; son Daniel W. Eller (Sheila) of Hampstead; daughter Donna E. Goodman (Lonnie) of Salisbury; grandchildren Barry V. Eller (Kati) of Charleston, S.C., and Matthew C. Goodman (Betty) of Breezy Point, Minn.; and great-grandchildren Samantha Goodman, Dalton, Daniel and Erin Eller. A sister, Lydia Hatley of Salisbury, also survives.

Visitation: A visitation will be held Wednesday (July 28) from 7-8:30 p.m. at Summersett Funeral Home.

Service: The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday (July 29) at Community Baptist Church, conducted by Rev. Keith Mason, minister of Community Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Rowan Memorial Park.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Community Baptist Church, 325 Calhoun St., Salisbury, NC 28144.

Summersett Funeral Home is serving the Eller family.
Published in Salisbury Post on July 28, 2010