|Birth: ||Apr. 7, 1921, USA|
|Death: ||Feb. 16, 2009|
Dorothy Elizabeth Bush, 87 years old, a resident of Bogalusa was born April 7, 1921. Mrs. Bush passed away quietly at the Regency House in Alexandria on February 16, 2009.
Beloved wife of A. C. Bush, Jr., for over 65 years, Mrs. Bush is survived by six daughters, Ann (Jerry) Eggert of Zachary, Mary Paduda of Bogalusa, Paula (Lloyd) Winger of Birmingha, AL, Debbie (Rufus) Thomas of Waynesville, NC, Kathi (Buddy) Adams of Bogalusa, Merrilyn (Rick) Norem of Alexandria; 2 Sons, Alban (Karen) Bush, III of Pine Bluff, AR and Jeffery (Meredith) Bush of Covington; as well as 17 Grandchildren and 3 Great-Grandchildren. She will also be sadly missed by her brothers-in-law, Newell Bush of Crossroads, MS, Claude (Sue) Bush of Bogalusa and Clarence (Tecee) Bush of Denham Springs, LA.
She was the sister of Clyde (Sue) Adams of Waxahachie, TX, Ola Hobgood of Bogalusa, Carolyn McCain of Sandy Hook, MS, Daniel (Cindy) Adams, Jr. of Crowley and Lucy (Fred) Kuylen of Metairie.
Mrs. Bush is preceded in death by her parents, Daniel and Mattie Adams; brothers, Ocie Adams, Earl Adams, Ray Adams, Lavelle Adams, Willie Adams and Otis Adams; sisters, Thelma Young, Alda Lee Bennett, Alice Scroggs, and Betty Sue Brumfield, and son-in-law, Michael Paduda, Jr.
Dorothy devoted endless hours to her eight children and their many activities from being a Blue Bird, Campfire, Horizon and Cub Scout leader to Room mother plus too many others to mention.
Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the funeral mass on Wednesday, February 18, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. at Annunciation Catholic Church, 517 Avenue B, Bogalusa, LA 70427. Father Patrick Collum and Father Lawrence Phelps,O.S.B. will officiate and interment to follow at Ponemah Cemetery. Before the Mass, visitation will be held at Annunciation Catholic Church starting at 9:00 a.m. and lasting until the Rosary starting at 10:15 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to one of Dorothy's dearest loves, Annunciation Catholic School, 511 Avenue C, Bogalusa, LA 70427
Created by: Michael Fussell
Record added: May 24, 2009
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