O. D. Bush, 86, of East Ridge, passed away on Thursday, June 20, 2013.
Mr. Bush was born and raised in Colquitt, GA. He retired as a self-employed engraver working exclusively for Frost Cutlery. He was also a US Army veteran and a member of the Masonic lodge.
Surviving are his son, Kurt (Donna) Bush of Greensboro, NC; daughter, Karen (Ronnie) Fairrington of High Point, NC; grandchildren, John (Ashley) Bush, Edward Bush, Travis (Kim) Fairrington, Amber (Chris) Neal and Drew Fairrington; step-daughter, Vickie Hagan and her husband, Louis Prosterman; step-son, Jeff Hagan; two step grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and beloved cat, Scout.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Onlice Drew and Dolly Edna Bush; first wife, Doris Jones Bush; second wife, Joan Arnold Bush; brother, Ed Bush; and sisters, Vera Budke and June Kimbrel.
Visitation will be from 3 to 4 PM on Sunday at the funeral home.
A Memorial Service will follow at 4 PM at the funeral home with Rev. Wayland Stewart
officiating. Burial will be private.
Memorial donations may be made to
, Attn: Donor Services, PO Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309.
Arrangements are by the East Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory, and Florist. 404 South Moore Road.