ATLANTA -- Joseph (Joey) Edward Bush, 54, passed away at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta on February 14, 2012 due to an extended illness.

Born October 30, 1957 in Folkston, GA he lived in Albany and Forsyth and worked as a truck driver until his illness. He was the son of the late Theron Bush and Betty Jacobs (the late Glenn Jacobs). He was the younger of two siblings. He was in a long term relationship with Mary King of Forsyth.

Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Kimberly and Jeremy Vickers of Ambrose; four grandchildren: Lane Deen and Landon Vickers of Ambrose, Jonathon and Stormie Banker of Forsyth. Joey was preceded in death by one brother, Kenneth Bush.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. on March 3, 2012 at the VFW Youth Building, 315 Philema Rd, Albany, GA 31701.

In lieu of flowers, contributions are welcome at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta.

Please send online condolences to

Cremation Society of Georgia

Atlanta 404/355-7627