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Mr. Ernest James Rush, 82, Cumberland Co., KY (1933-2016)

He was a U.S. Army Veteran, of the Baptist Faith and was a machinist for International Harvester. He was a native of Cumberland County, KY, a resident of Hardin County, KY at the time of his death, and his final resting place will be in Cumberland County. He was the son of the late Grover C. and Minnie E. Thacker Rush. He leaves eight direct living descendants.
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Mr. Ernest James Rush, 82, of Elizabethtown, KY, passed away Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at his home.

Funeral Services will be conducted on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 at 3pmCT, in The Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY with Bro. Jeff Flowers officiating. Burial will be in the Hardy Cemetery in Cumberland County, KY. The family will receive friends after 5pmCT, Monday, July 4, 2016 until the funeral hour on Tuesday.

Mr. Ernest James Rush, 82, Cumberland Co., KY (1933-2016)

He was born on Monday, July 3, 1933, in Cumberland County, KY. He was the son of Grover C. and Minnie E. Thacker Rush. He died Tuesday, June 28, 2016, in Elizabethtown, Hardin County, KY, having attained the age of 82 years, 11 months and 25 days.

He was a U.S. Army Veteran, of the Baptist Faith and was a machinist for International Harvester.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother G.C. Rush.

He is survived by the following:
  • His children: Mark (and Lisa) Rush of Byrdstown, TN; and Rhonda (and Donnie) Upchurch of Monticello, KY

  • Brothers: Willie Earl (and Alyne) Rush of Burkesville, KY; and Lawrence M. (and Martha) Rush of Celina, TN

  • Sister-in-law: Bernice Rush of Celina, TN

  • Grandchildren: Emily Byrd, Courtney Rush, Brooke Henson, Caiti Choate and Parker Choate

  • And great-granddaughter: Lexi Alice Henson
Send condolences to the family of Mr. Ernest James Rush

Norris-New Funeral Home, 601 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY is honored to be in charge of funeral arrangements.

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