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Thelma A. Bush

June 11, 2022

Burial Date: June 16, 2022

Fares J. Radel Funeral Home Newport, KY June 16, 10 - 11 a.m.

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We are sad to announce the passing of Thelma Arlene Bush (née Hardy), 81, on June 11, 2022. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, and friend to all, as well as an active and well-loved member of her community in Newport, Kentucky. She is preceded in death by her parents and husband, Tommy Bush. She is survived by her children Tracy Bush and Sylvia (Darwin) Bush-Elliott;
her sister Lillian (Butch) Caldwell; her brother Buddy (Karen) Sweatt; her grandchildren Elizabeth (Crystal) Bush, Chelsea (Corey) Stewart, Cody Elliott, Jarrod Elliott, and Hannah Elliott; her great-grandchildren Colton Bush, Caleb Bush, and Carleigh Stewart; and her many nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held in her honor at Fares J. Radel Funeral Home in
Newport, Kentucky on Thursday, June 16. Visitation will be held from 10:00am – 1:00pm with a funeral service and burial immediately following at 1:00pm. Arlene will be laid to rest at Alexandria Cemetery. Flowers and condolences may be offered at Fares J. Radel Funeral Home at 822 York Street, Newport, KY 41071