Sam Ray Rush, 58 of Port Arthur, passed away on Sunday May 4, 2014. Sam was born August 8, 1955 in Port Arthur to the late Earl Rush and Eloise Blan Rush. Sam was a lifelong resident and was a member of Memorial Baptist Church, Port Arthur. Sam enjoyed being a Ham Radio and C.B. operator. He belonged to a C.B Radio club that he volunteered his time during the holidays in various outreach programs for the community. Sam was a previous employee of Kings Pharmacy and Sandifer Collision Center for many years. He will be greatly missed.
Sam was preceded in death by his parents and his partner of over 30 years, Connie Boudreaux.
Sam is survived by his sister Sandra Byerly and her husband Leon of Jasper; nephew, Terry Teinert and his wife Tina of Vidor; and niece, Stacey Vansteenhouse of Houston.
A private Memorial Service will be held at a later date.