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Melissa Jeanean Bush

March 20, 1970 - January 29, 2020

Melissa Jeanean Bush, 49, of Newport News, passed away January 29, 2020. She was preceded in death by her step-father, Leonard Garrett; her grandmother, Hallie Kennedy; and her grandfather, Hughes Kennedy. She was a former manager for H & H Associates.

She attended The Potter’s House Christian Church, in Newport News. Melissa greatly enjoyed arts and crafts, listening to music, and dancing. Melissa also enjoyed going to the beach with her family, whenever possible.

She leaves to cherish her memory, her mother Norma Garrett; father David Stacy; her husband: Andrew Lee Bush, III; her son: Andrew Lee Bush, IV (Janelle Bush); her daughters: Tara Bush and Tatyona Bush; her grandchildren: Aniya Bush, Trinity Storey, Zechariah Bush, Issac Bush; her siblings: Ruby Britt, Patricia Rodgers (Michael Rodgers); her step-brother: Leonard Garrett, Jr. (Emily Garrett); as well as a host of other family members and friends.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 11:00AM on Wednesday, February 5, at Altmeyer Funeral Home-Denbigh Chapel, 12893 Jefferson Ave., Newport News, VA 23608.

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Service Information

Service Information

Date: Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Time: 11:00 am


Altmeyer Funeral Home – Denbigh Chapel

12893 Jefferson Avenue
Newport News, VA 23608

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