Obituaries

George Bush, Jr.

Services for George Douglas “Doug” Bush, Jr., age 71, formerly of Mount Vernon, were Sunday, July 19, at the Northeast Texas Biker Church in Mount Pleasant.

A private family burial service will follow at a later date at the Liberty Hill Cemetery in Titus County.
Mr. Bush was born the eldest son of George D. Bush, Sr. and Rebecca Gibson Bush on Sept. 12, 1948, in Mount Pleasant.
He attended many schools as the family followed his dad’s assignments at U.S. Air Force bases. He was a senior at Rancho High School in Las Vegas, Nev. In more recent years, Mr. Bush returned to the classroom at Northeast Texas Community College and on-line to study theology and psychology to aid him in working as a volunteer with several local groups to aid those with addictions.
He was preceded in death by his wife of more than 22 years, Susie Farmer in 2015, his parents and a brother, James Archie Bush.
He is survived by a son, William Douglas Bush, and his wife, Cheryl, of Mount Vernon; a brother, Addie Gilbert Bush and his wife, Virina, of Gilmer; a grandson and two step-grandchildren as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the American Heart Association, the Northeast Texas Biker Church, or the charity of your choice.