Valdosta Daily Times

February 13, 2013

Robert Lee Thrush


The Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Robert Lee Thrush, 69, of Nashville, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at South Georgia Medical Center.

He was born June 6, 1943, in Toledo, Ohio, a son of the late Roland R. and Ruby M. Snyder Thrush. Mr. Thrush honorably served in the U.S. Navy and was a retired Railroad Engineer.

In addition to his wife, Virginia M. Thrush of Palestine, Texas, he is survived by six children, Robert Thrush and wife Elizabeth of Gilmer, Texas, Thomas Thrush and wife Tina of Palestine, Texas, Kathleen Daigle of Schriever, La., Dennis Thrush of Lindale, Texas, Mark Thrush of Dallas, Texas, and Ronald Thrush and wife Ashley of Nashville, Ga.; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

We’ll love and miss you, Papa.

A private memorial service for Mr. Thrush will be held on Friday, Feb. 15, 2013.

Condolences may be conveyed to the family at www.mclanecares.com. — Carson McLane Funeral Home and McLane Crematory, Valdosta.