January 27, 2022

Mary Ann Cushing


Mary Ann Cushing, 92, of Seekonk, died peacefully at home on Saturday, May 1, 2021.  She was the wife of the late Herbert E. Cushing, II.  Born in Providence, she was a daughter of the late R. Carleton Cameron and Mary Ann (McNally) Cameron.  

Mrs. Cushing was a homemaker who enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.  She was famous for baking her apple pies, winning first place in the Lincoln School apple pie contest.   She was a member of Newman Congregational Church for over 50 years.  She enjoyed traveling and knitting.  

She leaves her loving children: Anne Cushing-Brescia, MD and her husband David of Seekonk, Herbert E. Cushing, III, MD and his wife Karen of Harpswell, ME, and Cameron M. Cushing, MD and his wife Jill of Clifton, VA.  She was the cherished grandmother of Morgan Brescia, Catherine Brescia, Grace Cushing, Henry Cushing, Vanessa Cushing, Sydney Cushing, Adam Cushing, Olivia Cushing, Wyatt Cushing, Madeline Cushing, and Matthew Cushing.  She was the sister of the late Roderick C. Cameron, Jr. and Honor Botelho.  

Her graveside service will be held Saturday, June 12, 2021 at 11:00 am in Carpenter Cemetery, Rumford. Calling hours are respectfully omitted.  

In lieu of flowers, gifts in her memory to the Seekonk Food Pantry “Doorways”, 2 North Street, Seekonk, MA 02771 will be appreciated.   

Arrangements are in the care of the Home of J.H. WILLIAMS & CO., 210 Taunton Avenue, East Providence, RI.  For online messages of condolence, kindly visit www.jhwilliamsfuneralhome.com

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