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Michael R. Rush
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CAMDEN – A Celebration of Life Service for Michael Roger Rush, 56, will be held Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Camden. The Rev. Bruce Hancock will officiate. The family will receive friends Wednesday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Sacks of Love Kershaw Baptist Association, 14 East DeKalb Street, Camden, SC 29020.

Mr. Rush died Friday, July 4, 2014. Born in Camden, he was the son of the late Danny Owens and Sadie Hannah Rogers Rush. He was a graduate of Camden High School class of 1976. He was the former Plant Manager for Carolina Coca-Cola Bottling Company.

Mr. Rush received his Bachelor of Arts Degree from Coker College in 2003 and his Master of Education from Francis Marion in 2010. He was an 8th Grade History teacher at Leslie M. Stover Middle School where he was the former girl’s basketball coach.  He was a Paul Harris Fellow with Rotary International. Mr. Rush was a history buff, enjoyed fishing and traveling.

Surviving are his wife of 28 years who he loved dearly, Linda Brown Rush; brother, Danny O. Rush Jr. (Pam) of Plano, Texas; and sister, Kathy Elizabeth Rush Coffey (Don) of Athens, Ala. He was predeceased by his infant daughter, Maryhannah Elizabeth Rush.

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