James Marvin “Buck” Rush

James Marvin “Buck” Rush, 76, of 711 Church St., passed away Monday, May 19, 2014, at his home.

He was a son of the late Leonard and Eunice Rhodes Rush.  A U.S. Navy Veteran, Mr. Rush was retired from Ceramtec and was a Mason and Shriner.

He is survived by:  a son Chief Petty Officer Steven B. Rush and wife Jennifer of Portsmith, NH; step-son, Todd Daniel Clark of Hickory Tavern; brothers, Edward Rush and wife Myrtis of Easley, Richard Rush and wife Trudy of Laurens, and Robert Rush and wife Sandy of Laurens; and grandchildren, Kaitlyn Case, Addison Rush, and Brent Rush.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by sisters, Dorothy Rush and Frances Rush Bryant.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, May 24, 2014, at Laurens City Cemetery, conducted by Rev. J.D. Putman, Jr. with Masonic Rites.

The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends at the graveside immediately following the service.

Memorials may be made to the Shriners’ Children’s Hospital, 950 West Faris Rd., Greenville, SC 29605.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.