Ricky J. Bush, 42 - Glenville

Ricky J. Bush, 42, of Glenville West Virginia (Duck Run Community), went to be with his Lord and Savior at 6:50 a.m. Thursday July 26, 2012 after losing his battle with cancer.

Born January 21, 1970 in Grantsville West Virginia, son of the late Duffy Bush Jr. and Betty Jane Conrad Bush.

Ricky worked in the oil field for 17 years as a driller/tool pusher. He loved the outdoors, especially four wheeler riding, camping, and spending time with family and friends. He was a Christian by faith and loved to attend church at the Little Kanawha Independent Church.

On September 28, 1991 he was united in marriage to Becky Lynn Gillespie, who survives at the Duck Run Road home.

Surviving is one daughter, Ashley Dawn Bush who lives at home. Two sisters and one brother survive; Virginia Kaye Miller of Stumptown West Virginia, Anna Marie Bush Williams of Burnsville West Virginia, and Roger Lynn Bush and wife Debra of Glenville West Virginia. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews.

Along with his parents, Ricky was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Duffy O. and Delila Gay Wilfong Bush and Maternal Grandparents, Walter and Mary Conrad. He is also preceded in death by one great niece.

Funeral Services will be conducted at the Ellyson Mortuary Inc. Glenville West Virginia, at 2:00 p.m. Sunday July 29, 2012 with Rev. Ronzel Roberts officiating. Burial will follow in the Conrad Cemetery in Stouts Mills West Virginia. Friends may call from 6-9 p.m. Saturday July 28,2012 at the Mortuary.