Ronald Bush

BUSH, Ronald Melvin Sr., 69, of Wheeling, WV died on Thursday, November 8, 2012 in the Wheeling Hospital.

He was born on August 7, 1943 in Wheeling, the son of the late Edward and Ruth Noel Bush.

After graduating from Bridgeport High School, he stayed in the area for several years before moving to Columbus, Ohio.

While residing in Columbus, he worked many years in construction, specializing in concrete foundations, something he was very proud of.

In addition to his mother and father, he was preceded in death by his twin brother, Donnie Bush; and sister, Marsha Hunter.

He is survived by his sisters, Paula Bush of Columbus, OH, and Linda Harris and her husband, Bishop William L. Harris of Indianapolis, IN; Jerry Bush of Indianapolis, IN; his daughters, Deiona Gilliam and her husband, Russell Gilliam of Bridgeport, OH, and Marsha Bush of Wheeling; sons, Ronnie Bush, Jr. of Bridgeport, OH, and Ron Rico of Columbus, OH. A host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, friends and family who loved him dearly.

Friends will be received from 11 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m. Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at the Macedonia Baptist Church, Wheeling with Bishop William L. Harris and the Reverend Dr. Melvin G. Rippy officiating.

Interment will be held at the convenience of the family. Condolences may be offered to the family at