In Memory

Cohron Bush



Funeral service for John Cohron Bush, Sr., will be held at 10:00 AM, Wednesday, February 20, 2013, at Corinth Missionary Baptist Church, Timpson, with Rev. Dock Lazarine and Rev. Carroll Jones officiating. Interment will follow in Corinth Cemetery. Visitation will be 6:00 – 8:00 PM, Tuesday, February 19, 2013, at Taylor Funeral Home, Timpson.

John Cohron Bush, Sr., was born Jan 8, 1916 in the Corinth Community near Timpson, to George Thomas Bush and Allie Eakin Bush and died February 16, 2013 in Carthage, Texas.

He was a lifelong teacher and administrator in the Texas School System, member of Corinth Missionary Baptist Church, and a life member of Timpson Masonic Lodge #437. Cohron “Twister” enjoyed fishing and made an annual fishing trip to Lake Ouachita for over 50 years.

He was preceded in death by his wife who was the love of his life, Lura Doris Heaton Bush, his parents, 3 sisters: Rachel Bush Tinkle & husband Henry, Mozelle Bush Dennard & husband Curtis, Lucille Bush Johnson & husband Clifford and one brother: Haley Bush and wife Fern.

He is survived by his children: Beth Bush Tipton & husband Harvey, Sandra Bush Brownlow & husband Keith, John C. Bush, Jr. and wife Angela, Thomas M. Bush and wife, Annette; 13 grandchildren: Shane Tipton and wife Tina, Marty Tipton, Lisa Crump Garrett and husband Brad, Todd Bush and wife Cindy, Mark Crump and wife Karen, Tim Bush and wife Janelle, Dondi Tipton and wife Donna, Trevin Bush and wife Janice, Darren Bush, Sean Bush and wife Sondra, Kevin Bush, Courtney Bush Workman and husband Matt and Heath Bush and wife Katie, 30 great grandchildren, and 9 great-great grandchildren.

To register online please visit Taylor Funeral Home, 511 Ross Graves Dr., Timpson, TX 75975, is in charge of arrangements.


Obituatry courtesy of ShelbyCountyToday.Com


Mr. Bush was a member of the Timpson High School Class of 1934.