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Betty Jo Leftwich Bush
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Birth: Jan. 16, 1921
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Dec. 6, 2010
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA

Betty Jo Bush
BAXTER -- Funeral services for Betty Jo Leftwich Bush, 89, of Baxter, will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 8, from the Baxter Chapel of Hooper-Huddleston & Horner Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Odd Fellows Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until time of services on Wednesday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Bush died Monday morning, Dec. 6, 2010, at her home.

She was born Jan. 16, 1921, in Putnam County to the late John Oliver (Doc) and Dona Anderson Leftwich.

Mrs. Bush was a member of Lilly's Chapel Free Will Baptist Church. She worked a number of years at Texas Boot in Lebanon and Keene Corporation in Cookeville.

Her family includes four daughters and two sons-in-law, Sue and Eddie Herald, Judith Bush and Janice and Jim Ed Austin, all of Baxter, and Barbara Jean Bush of Lebanon; five grandchildren, Tammy and spouse Mark Dronebarger, Robert Steakley, Debbie and spouse Roger Graham, Chris and spouse Stacy Austin and Amanda and spouse Alan Asberry; nine great-grandchildren, Dalton and Jake Dronebarger, Hope and Cade Austin, Jayla and Ty Cobb, Lindsay and Ritchie Beard and Corey Steakley; and a sister and brother-in-law, Linda and Charles Hughes of Chattanooga.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred Bush; two brothers, Cecil and Bill Leftwich; two half brothers, John and Charles Leftwich; and two half sisters, Reba Fuqua and Lena Anderson.

Pallbearers will be grandsons and great-grandsons.

The Rev. T.J. Bennett will officiate at the services.

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  John Oliver Leftwich (1881 - 1956)
  Dona Anderson Leftwich (1896 - 1921)
  Alfred Bush (1916 - 1988)*
  Lena Leftwich Anderson (1908 - 1934)**
  William C Leftwich (1916 - 1974)*
  Betty Jo Leftwich Bush (1921 - 2010)
  John Denton Leftwich (1932 - 2005)**
  Reba Aleen Leftwich Fuqua (1934 - 2008)**
*Calculated relationship
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA
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Originally Created by: Larry Moore
Record added: Dec 08, 2010
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Betty Jo <i>Leftwich</i> Bush
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