Beverly was born on February 16, 1947 at the Colombia Hospital in Wilkensburg, PA. She was one of two children born to the late Arthur R. Bush, Sr. and Mildred I. Bush. After graduating from Turtle Creek High School in 1965, a suburb of Pittsburgh, PA, she worked as a secretary.
Surviving her is: Eric D. Smith, her husband of 48 years, her brother Art Bush Jr. (Jean) of Chesapeake, OH, two nephews Jeff (Trish) of Marion, OH, Tim (Esther) of Chesapeake, OH, four great nieces and 2 great nephews, many 1st cousins, extended family and 3 special care givers, Tina Seeley, Caroline Jones and Esther Lapitan.
A celebration of Beverly’s life will be announced at a later date.
There will be a graveside service held with Will Strunk, Minister of the Grover Church of Christ officiating, held at the Beach Flats Cemetery. The family requests that those attending please follow the CDC ruling of social distancing and wearing masks.
Pepper Funeral Home and Cremation Facility, Inc., 578 Springbrook Drive, Canton, PA 17724, is assisting the family with arrangements. Memories and condolences may be shared at www.pepperfuneralhomes.com
In lieu of flowers you can contribute to the Alzheimer’s Disease Research for a cure the link is:
https://act.alz.org/site/TR/Events/Tributes-AlzeimersChampions?pxfid=622610&fr_id=1060&pg=fund or to the KYOWVA Evangelistic Association, 1541 South 7th Street, Ironton, OH 45638 In memory of Beverly Lynn Bush Smith.