Peggy Ann Upchurch Bush

Published 11:55 pm Friday, November 2, 2012

BRADLEY — Peggy Ann Upchurch Bush passed away on Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville. She was 65.

Mrs. Upchurch was a retired mortgage loan officer with Trustmark National Bank and a member of Crawford Street United Methodist Church. She was a member of the Salvation Army Auxiliary, 412th Engineer Command Family Support Group, Vicksburg Builder’s Association and an affiliate member of the Vicksburg-Warren County Board of Realtors. She enjoyed her pokeno and bridge groups and Mississippi State athletics.

She was preceded in death by her parents, T. J. Upchurch and Christine Good Upchurch; and a brother, Tommy C. Upchurch.

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Survivors include her husband, Albert J. Bush, III of Vicksburg; two sons, Scott C. Bush (Julie) of Germantown, Tenn., and Jeffry A. Bush (Kyle Merritt) of Franklin, Tenn.; a brother, Johnny F. Upchurch of Starkville; and two grandchildren, Brady and Lindsey Bush.

Visitation is 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Welch Funeral Home in Starkville, and from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Monday at Crawford Street United Methodist Church, with the memorial service immediately following in the church. The graveside service will follow the memorial service at 3:30 p.m. at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Bradley.

Memorial donations may be made to the Crawford Street United Methodist Church in Vicksburg, or to Longview Methodist Church in Starkville.

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