|Birth: ||Apr. 6, 1904|
|Death: ||May 20, 2001|
Services for Chester Busby of Bush, La., were 11 a.m., Tuesday, May 22, at New Hope Methodist Church with burial in New Hope Cemetery. Harrigill Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Busby, 97, died May 20, 2001, of heart failure at Forest Manor Nursing Home. He was born in Waynesboro,MS., on April 6, 1904, to Leonard Preston Busby and Ida Tyner Busby.
He was a retired bus driver with N.O.P.S.I. He was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church. He was an Army veteran.
Preceding him in death were his parents; and his wife, Julia Cordelia Busby.
Survivors are his son, Wesley Busby of Harahan, La.; his daughter, June Blanchard of Bush, La.; his sisters, Susie Lee of Petal and Polly Smith of Laurel; his grandchildren, Nancy Kremer, Renee Hataway, Lisa Revere, and John Blanchard Jr.; and nine great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Gideons International, 625 W. Congress St., Brookhaven, MS 39601.
The Daily Leader
May 22, 2001
Leonard Preston Busby (1871 - 1938)
Ida Davis Tyner Busby (1876 - 1961)
Julia Cordelia McGee Busby (1907 - 1987)
Minnie Leona Busby Harrison (1896 - 1945)*
Lydia M. Busby Mozingo (1899 - 1982)*
Chester Busby (1904 - 2001)
Susie Mae Busby Lee (1908 - 2005)*
Polly Busby Smith (1913 - 2014)*
New Hope United Methodist Church Cemetery
Created by: Denise Flynn
Record added: May 27, 2009
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