Lula Bush-Dobey (BLYTHE, Ga.)


BLYTHE, Ga. - Minister Lula Drummings Bush-Dobey, 67, of County Line Road, entered into rest August 7, 2010. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, August 13, 2010, at Old Macedonia Baptist Church with the Rev. Dr. Jasper Lloyd officiating. Interment will be in Science Hill Cemetery. Minister Bush-Dobey, a native of Edgefield County, was a member of Science Hill Baptist Church. She began her career as a nurse in 1974 at the Medical College of Georgia. She was a 1986 graduate of the University of South Carolina (Aiken) with a Registered Nurse Degree and a 1960 graduate of Edgefield County High School. She earned her Bachelor, Master, and Doctorate Degrees in Theology and Master in Divinity completing her studies in 2008. Survivors include her husband, Ulysses Bush; her children, Russel L. Dobey, Patricia (Anthony) Fleming, Johnnie E. (Leslie) Dobey, Jr., and Thaddeus (Amy) Dobey; adopted grandsons, Nicholas and Jeremy Dobey; a guardian daughter, Marcella Drummings; four stepchildren, Ulysses (Marcella) Bush, Bernard (Sharon) Bush, Keisha (Fred) Jones, and Cynthia Bush; six sisters and brothers, Annie Settles, Dock (Mary) Drummings, Nathaniel (Deloris) Drummings, Picken (Kirby) Drummings, Harriet Drummings, and Lena D. Hester; ten grandchildren; a host of other relatives and friends. Family will receive friends from 6-7 p.m. tonight at the funeral home. Friends may call at the residence or after 1 p.m. today at the funeral home. G. L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 614 West Avenue, North Augusta, S.C. (803) 279-0026.

The Augusta Chronicle-August 12