The Port Arthur News
Michael Donovan Bushnell, Jr., 25, was ushered from this worldly life into Heaven by his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Saturday, January 26, 2013. Born in Beaumont, he was a graduate of North Crowley High School in Fort Worth, and was completing his senior year at the University of Texas, Arlington. He was a gifted baseball player, avid sports fan, loved his family intensely, and was equally cherished in return.
Michael is survived by his father, Michael Donovan Bushnell, Sr., Wazata, MN; stepfather and mother, Robert and Ashlyn Pond Simon, Keller; sister, Brittany Carter, Aledo; and sister, Jacquelyn Bushnell, Keller. A very large and loving family of grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins, niece and nephew also survive him.
A memorial service celebrating Michael’s life will be held Thursday, January 31, at 7 p.m. at Gateway Church, 7501 Davis Blvd., North Richland Hills, 76182. The graveside interment service will be Saturday, February 2, at 3 pm in Groves, TX, at Greenlawn Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, please consider memorial donations to Gateway Church or an outreach program of your choice.