Robert H. Rush of Dothan died at his residence. He was 88. A memorial service for Mr. Rush will be held at 2 P.M. Thursday, February 24, 2011, at the First United Methodist Church with Dr. Jim Sanders officiating and Ward Wilson Funeral Home directing. The family will be receiving friends at the church from 1 to 2 P.M. Thursday, February 24, 2011, one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church in Christ’s Name Fund. Mr. Rush was born August 11, 1922, in Decatur, Alabama. He was a graduate of The Citadel in Charleston, S.C. and a purple heart recipient in WWII. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. Charles and Dorothy Rush, and a sister, Sally Lou Bailey. Survivors include his wife, Emilee Rush of Dothan; two sons, Robert H. Rush, Jr. of Panama City, FL; Dr. Charles W. Rush of Sarasota, FL; one brother, Charles W. Rush of Port St. Lucie, FL; and four grandchildren, Andrew, Paul, Carolyn, Rush and Emily Roberts. Ward Wilson Memory Hill Funeral Home, Cemetery & Crematory, (334) 792-4194, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at Sign the guest book at Tags: 1944

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