Published 7:34 pm Tuesday, September 14, 2021

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GREEN CREEK–Robert Wayne Bush, 67, of Green Creek, NC passed away Wednesday, September 8, 2021 surrounded by family. 

Born on January 17, 1954 in Brevard, NC, Wayne was the son of the late Reynolds and Betty Allison Bush, and was the husband of Barbara Webb Bush. Wayne was a graduate of Polk Central High School, a veteran of the United States Navy, and was retired from the auto service industry.

Wayne’s interests included vintage automobiles, motorcycles and racing. He had a kind heart and was always willing to help those in need. He was recently the recipient of a kidney transplant and was a proponent of organ donation.

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In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Randy Bush, of  Florida. Left to cherish his memory are his brother, Rev. Lesley Bush, of Rutherfordton, NC, step-children, Sissi Sisic and Joe Davis, both of Spartanburg County, SC, a step-granddaughter, Olivia Sisic, of Spartanburg County, SC, nephew, Mitchell Bush (Lisa) and daughter Josephine, of Boxford, Massachusetts, a special cousin, Susan Cantrell, of Greenwood, SC and other relations. 

A private memorial service will be held at a future date. 

Gifts in Wayne’s memory may be made to: The American Kidney Fund, or to a charity of one’s choice. 

Condolences may be offered at:

McFarland Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Tryon, NC