December 23, 1939 - December 22, 2021
James Edward “Jeb” Bush, 81 Jeb Bush entered peacefully into eternity with his LORD on December 22, 2021. A celebration of his life will be held at McCalla Memorial Chapel, 4780 Letson Farms Pkwy McCalla, AL 35111. Visitation will begin at 11am, the service will start at 1pm with Rev. Tony Byrd officiating. Jeb was born on December 23, 1939, in Bessemer, Alabama to parents Fred and Jesse Bush. He graduated from Bessemer High School in 1957 and remained a lifelong resident of Bessemer. He retired from a successful career at the US Steel Tin Mill in 1999. Jeb was a loving husband and a sweet daddy to his children. He was a kind and generous friend, loved by all who have known him. Jeb enjoyed spending time with his family and his church family where he sang in the choir and served in various leadership positions. He was a member of Crossway Baptist Church in Bessemer where he served as a deacon. Jeb also had a love for working with cars and his most recent project, a 1934 Nash LaFayette, won its class at the Birmingham World of Wheels in 2017. Jeb had the amazing ability to fix absolutely anything. Jeb is survived by his wife of over 62 years, Peggy Burchfield Bush; his daughter, Lori Bush Byrd and her husband Tony Byrd; his sons, Barry Edward Bush and his wife Sheryl Sellers Bush; David Scott Bush and his wife Donna Schilleci Bush; his grandchildren, Matthew (Jennifer), Ben, and Will (Charlotte) Byrd; Jon and Austin Bush; and Michael, Mary Kathryn and Amelia Bush; and several nieces and nephews. Jeb is preceded in death by his parents and his brothers, Kenneth and Earnest Bush.
James Edward “Jeb” Bush, 81 Jeb Bush entered peacefully into eternity with his LORD on December 22, 2021. A celebration of his life will be held at McCalla Memorial Chapel, 4780 Letson Farms Pkwy McCalla, AL 35111. Visitation will... View Obituary & Service Information
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