Michelle (Rush) King

August 27, 1970 ~ February 15, 2020 (age 49)

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Michelle King, 49, of Indianapolis, passed away on Saturday, February 15, 2020 in I.U. Health Simon Cancer Center.  She was born on August 27, 1970 in Chicago, Illinois and raised by her mother, Nettie Rush, who survives. 

Michelle was a 1989 graduated of Fenger High School in Chicago and a Store Manger for Taco Bell for the past 20 years.  She was kind and loving and was known to many as “Mama Shell” always trying to get her children’s friends a job at Taco Bell.  She was funny, a hard worker, the life of the party and she absolutely loved Prince. 

Survivors include her husband, Tony King of Merrillville; mother, Nettie Rush of Chicago; children, Chiara Clanton, Anthony King, Jr. and Dwayne King (Kailah Cleveland); and siblings, Gwendolyn Ballard (James), Jason Rush and Teresa Bass. 

Services will be held at a later time. 

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