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Millie Johnston Rush

September 23, 1935 ~ January 27, 2018 (age 82)

Mrs. Millie Johnston Rush, age 82, of Canton, GA, formerly of Rome, GA, passed away on Saturday morning, January 27, 2018.

A native of Rome and Floyd County, Millie was born on September 23, 1935, daughter of the late Miles Alexander Johnston and Grace Wood Johnston.  She was a graduate of Rome High School.  Millie, along with her late husband, Jackie Rush, was owner and operator of Valley View Nursing Home for a number of years and she served as activities director there.  She loved animals, especially dogs, and was always up for a trip to the beach. 

Millie is survived by one daughter, Terri Horsley, of Canton; three sons and daughters-in-law, Mike and Angela Rush of Marietta, GA, David and Tina Rush of Rome, and Woody and Stephanie Rush of Marianna, FL; son-in-law, Billy E. Horsley, Jr.  Five grandchildren and one great-grandchild also survive.

A Celebration of life will be held on Tuesday evening, January 30, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. in the Salmon Funeral Home with Pastor Don Munn officiating.  The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. until time for the service.

You are invited to visit to share memories of Millie and post tributes.

The staff of Salmon Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of  Millie Johnston Rush. 

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