WASHINGTON, D.C. - Entered into rest Tuesday, May 29, 2001, in Washington, D.C., Mr. Robert Bush of Washington, D.C. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, June 4, 2001, at Williams Funeral Home Chapel with Bishop Emanuel Spearman officiating. Burial will be in Southview Cemetery. He was a native of Edgefield County, S.C. and lived in Washington, D.C. for over 40 years where he retired as a construction worker. Survivors are one daughter, Shannon Simmons, Washington, D.C.; three sons, one sister, Mary (John Willie) Nickerson, Augusta, Ga.; one brother, George Bush, Edgefield, S.C.; nieces, Alice Bush, Washington, D.C., Dorothy Brown, Augusta; two aunts, Laney Travis, New Jersey, Rosa Butler, Charlotte, N.C.; a host of other nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives. Williams Funeral Home, 1765 M.L. King Jr. Blvd.
The Augusta Chronicle-June 3, 2001