Sallye Harris Bush, age 67 of Hendersonville, TN, was born on April 25, 1950 in Nashville and went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.
Sallye taught school for over 30 years. She loved her church, family, friends and her numerous students.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Vivian Bush, Sr.; niece, Brandie Wilson, and uncle, Oslin Cheek.
Sallye leaves behind a brother, Ben (Doris Ann) Bush, Jr.; a sister, Jane (Jerry) Wilson; nephews, Trey (Cindy) Bush, Alan (Jennifer) Bush, and Kevin (Jess) Bush; nieces, Amy (Keith) Dennen and Jennifer (Del) Bennett; great nieces and nephews, Travis, Thomas, Emma and Abby Bush; Olivia, Genevieve, Samuel, Corson, Abe, Jonas and Simon Smith; and an aunt, Terrry Cheek.
Her family will receive friends from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, May 26, and again on Saturday, May 27, from 11 a.m. until her Celebration of Life Service at 12 p.m. with Dr. Bruce Chesser officiating. All services will be at First Baptist Church of Hendersonville.
Honorary pallbearers will be the DOTS, Pat Cassetty Sunday School Class, and the Faculty of Ellis Middle School, and Elaina, Marty and Tyree Harris IV. Active pallbearers will be Trey, Alan, Kevin, Travis, and Thomas Bush, and Abe, Jonas, and Simon Smith.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association or First Baptist Church Hendersonville.
Services have been entrusted to Austin & Bell Funeral Home, 104 Sanders Ferry Road, Hendersonville TN. 615-822-4442. www.austinandbell.com