Ruby King Bush

June 15, 1940August 7, 2018

Ruby King Bush, known by some friends as “Peggy” and by her grandchildren as “RuRu,” was born in Columbus, GA on June 15, 1940 to Sam Lewis and Nellie Mae King. She was surrounded by her family as she peacefully passed from this life on Tuesday, August 7, 2018.

Ruby was a beloved wife, mother, and grandmother who was known for her quick wit, strong will, and abundant heart. She worked as a real estate broker for over twenty years in Los Angeles, CA, where she helped to run a successful real estate financing business.

Ruby leaves to cherish her memory her husband, William Glenn Bush; her three sons Wesley Glenn, William Stuart, and Brian Lewis Bush; her five grandchildren Abigail Marie, Haley Anne, Benjamin Wesley, Thomas William, and James Lewis Bush; and a multitude of other relatives and friends.

Contributions in memory of Ruby King Bush may be made to the following charities,

American Cancer Society P.O. Box 42040 Oklahoma City, OK 73123

Alzheimer’s Association P.O. Box 96011 Washington, DC 20090

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 142 Memphis, TN 38148



  • Visitation Sunday, August 12, 2018
  • Funeral Service Sunday, August 12, 2018


  • Burial

Ruby King Bush

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Kathleen King

August 10, 2018

Ruby, I knew her as Peggy, was the sister of my husband Robert. He always talked so much about her and loved her so much. I met her a few times and remember her as someone so full of energy. God speed dear Peggy.