July 11, 2014

W.R. Bush Sr.

Walter R. Bush Sr.

W.R. Bush, 93, of Barnesville, Jackson, Dalton and Monroe passed away Thursday, July 10, 2014.

Services are Sunday at 3 p.m. at Lighthouse World Outreach Center in Monroe with the Rev.  Kenneth P. Cooper officiating and interment will be at Grace Jackson Memorial Cemetery.  

r. Bush was a longtime educator, who after retirement continued to serve the community in the funeral industry.  Dr. Bush also enjoyed farming and raising cattle as long as he was able.  

He is survived by his wife, Evelyn L. Bush of Monroe; daughter, ZeEsther M. Bush-Collier, Fayetteville; son, Dr. Walter “Ricky” Bush Jr. (daughter-in-law, Brenda Bush) of Manhattan Beach, Calif.; grandchildren, Alexandra Jane Bush and Trey Walter Richard Bush III  as well as an abundance of loving  nieces, nephews, extended family, former students, colleagues and close friends.  

Viewing is today from noon to 7 p.m.  at Jackson Funeral Home of Monroe.  

Jackson Funeral Home is in charge or arrangements.  (770) 267-2833.


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