Mrs. Bush died Monday, Nov. 19, 2012.
Born Aug. 1, 1921, in Lumberton, N.C., she was the daughter of the late Lee Roy and Cora Lockee. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John “Bill” Bush; her sisters, Bertha McMahan and Bernice Ellenburg; her brothers, Delton and Alfonso Lockee; grandchildren, Cy Poss and Leigh Bush; and a son-in-law, Dexter Poss.
Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Jo Poss and Floyd Montgomery and Judy and Jack Garrison, both of Thomson; son and daughter-in-law, Rodger and Janet Bush of Clarkesville; grandchildren, Ty Poss, Ky Poss, Guy Poss, Ansley Hunt, and Griff Garrison, all of Thomson, and Johnny Bush of Clarkesville; 18 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
The family requests everyone meet at the graveside by 12:45 p.m.
Those wishing to express online condolences to the Bush family may do so by visiting whitfieldfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.
The Northeast Georgian
November 21, 2012