Jessie E. Rush

Published 5:52 pm Thursday, May 9, 2013


Jessie E. Rush, 84, passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at his residence in Bogalusa. Born Sept. 9, 1928, he was a member of Monroe Street Baptist Church where he served as a deacon for many years.

He is survived by one son, Bruce Rush (Deborah), and one daughter, Connie Rush Boyd (Charles), both of Bogalusa; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

His wife, Nelda Faye Rush, preceded him in death.

Visitation will be held Friday, May 10 in the chapel of Brown-McGehee Funeral Home from 9:30 a.m. until time for services at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Ponemah Cemetery. The Rev. Chad Jenkins and the Rev. David Easterling will officiate.

Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.