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William L. Cushing

September 27, 1955 - March 24, 2018

William L. Cushing, 62, of Flat Rock passed away unexpectedly in Asheville on Saturday, March 24, 2018. A native of Ohio, he was a son of the late Thomas and Jane Williams Cushing. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Janet Lynn Toombs.

William was a graduate of Pittsburg School of Art and had worked for Lincare of Asheville as an oxygen delivery driver for the past 20 years. He was a car enthusiast, having hand built a 1967 Chevy Chevelle that he was extremely proud of. William had a great sense of humor and could always be found with a simile on his face. He took great pride in his work and built lasting relationships with all his clients. He loved his family dearly and enjoyed spending time with them every chance he had. William was a man who definitely left his mark on this world.

He is survived by his daughter, Angala Christine Cushing; son, Zachary William Cushing; grandchildren, Dakota E. Page and Camden W. Page; brother, Thomas Maurice Cushing and many cousins, aunts and uncles.

A celebration of life will be held at 1pm on Saturday, April 7, 2018 in the chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Home. The family will receive friends following the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Williams’ memory may be made to Blue Ridge Humane Society; 88 Centipede Lane Hendersonville, NC 28792.

Service Information

Service Information

Date: Saturday, April 7, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm


Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel

538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792

Services will be held at Forest Lawn Funeral Home.

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