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 Sophia Ruth <I>Bush</I> Harrison

Sophia Ruth Bush Harrison

Peoria County, Illinois, USA
Death 30 Jun 1947 (aged 87)
Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
Burial Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA
Plot Forest Lawn Section, Lot 5278, Grave 2
Memorial ID 45223817 · View Source
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Born in Jubilee Twp. Daughter of Andrew H. & Elizabeth E. (Wakefield) Bush, wife of James R. Harrison, M. Apr 12, 1879, Peoria County.

Rites Wednesday For Mrs. Harrison, Peoria 59 Years

Funeral services for Mrs. Sophia R. Harrison, 86, of 1601 North Adams street, wife of James R. Harrison and a Peoria resident for 59 years, who died at 1:55 a. m. Monday at Methodist hospital where she had been a patient one week, will be at 3:30 p. m. Wednesday at the Cumerford-Endsley memorial home.
The Rev. Angus C. Hull of First Baptist church will officiate and burial will be in Springdale cemetery. Friends may call at the memorial home this evening.
Mr. Harrison was born near Princeville Aug. 15, 1860, a daughter of Andrew and Elizabeth W. Bush. She married Mr. Harrison at Princeville 69 years ago. She was a member of the Peoria Rebekah lodge No. 113.
Surviving are her husband; one daughter, Miss Lucy Harrison of Peoria; two sons, Oliver Harrison also of Peoria, and Charles Harrison of Portland, Ore.; one sister, Mrs. Ella Bouton of Princeville; one brother Charles Bush of Omega, Canada; one granddaughter, Mrs. J. W. Stacy of Indianapolis; one grandson, Richard Harrison of Portland, Ore.; two great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

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  • Maintained by: One Foot In The Grave
  • Originally Created by: Steve Harrison
  • Added: 8 Dec 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 45223817
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Sophia Ruth Bush Harrison (25 Aug 1859–30 Jun 1947), Find A Grave Memorial no. 45223817, citing Springdale Cemetery and Mausoleum, Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by One Foot In The Grave (contributor 47388650) .