2017-07-12 / Obituaries

JOSEPH ONLICE “SPUD” BUSH

Mr. Spud Bush of Colquitt died Saturday, July 8, 2017, in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina.

A memorial service was held Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at Colquitt United Methodist Church at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Rebecca Duke-Barton officiating.

Terry Toole, Billy Grow, Gene Powell, Milton Newberry, Charles Bevis, Clyde Jinks, Herman Pickle, Bo Haywood, Joel Ebersole, Ray Grimsley, Thurmond Collins, Cole Calhoun, and W.T. Henry served as honorary pall bearers.

Mr. Bush was a member of Colquitt United Methodist Church and retired as owner of Miller Electric.

He is survived by his wife, Pat Taylor Bush of Colquitt; two sons, Lane (Lee) Bush of Bainbridge, and Taylor (Jean) Bush of Mt. Pleasant, SC; one daughter, Patti (Mike) Johnston of Mt. Pleasant, SC; nine grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two sisters, Edwina Thomley and Susan (Terry) Taylor of Colquitt; and one sister-in-law, India Taylor of Colquitt.

In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made to the Colquitt United Methodist Church Praise Park Fund.

Colquitt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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