Charles Robert “Bob” Rush, 86, of Powhatan Point, Ohio passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 7, 2023.
He was born April 25, 1937 in Beallsville, Ohio, a son of the late Jesse and Ruth (Darby) Rush.
Bob was a retired employee of North American Coal and of Knights Machinery. He was a former Mayor and Councilman of Powhatan Point and was a member of the Powhatan Moriah Lodge #105. He loved fishing, hunting and anything outdoors.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife, Julia (Peters) Rush. They were married for 56 wonderful years.
Surviving are his four children, Dan (Kiz) Rush, Deb (Greg) Richardson, Denise (Buck) Mattone, all of Powhatan Point, Ohio and Doug Rush of Milton, Kentucky; a granddaughter, Zoe (Tristan) Bruce of Virginia Beach, Virginia; a sister, Eleanor Jean McCoy of Canton, Ohio and a brother, Jesse Rush of Powhatan Point, Ohio.
Private arrangements are at the convenience of the family and have been entrusted to Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 186 Main Street, Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942.