Funeral services for Mrs. Evelyn Chaffin Bush will be 2 p.m. Saturday, October 12, 2019, at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Jody Apple and Barry Keene officiating. Interment will follow in Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation is Friday from 2-8 p.m. and Saturday after noon at Ligon & Bobo.
Mrs. Bush, age 97 of Lebanon, passed away Wednesday, October 9, 2019, at Lebanon Health & Rehab.
Born December 20, 1921, in Roberston County, she is the daughter of the late James Ridley and Roxie Pippin Chaffin.
She retired from Tennessee Woolen Mills and was a member of Adam's Avenue Church of Christ.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Earl Bush; son, Bobby Bush; two sisters, Dorothy Chaffin and Mildred Woodard; and two brothers, Donald and Glenn Chaffin.
She is survived by two sons, Gary W. (Patricia) Bush and Tony (Gail) Bush; three grandchildren, Samantha Briley, Veronica (Greg) Blayton, Brian (Lynsey) Bush; six great-grandchildren, Sarah (Jon) Babcock, Laurel Briley, Meghan Briley, Hunter Blayton, Sydney Blayton, and Annalyn Bush; two great-great-grandchildren, Aaron and Reece Babcock; two sisters, Loneta Bains and Lois Tomlinson; and brother, Dalton (Patty) Chaffin.
Memorials may be made to International Gospel Hour, P. O. Box 118, Fayetteville, TN 37334.
Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home of Lebanon, 615-444-2142, www.ligonbobo.com.