Bertie Bush Sitz, 90, of Advance, was born Oct. 21, 1913, at Swinton, the daughter of the late Orble and Minnie Mann Smothers, and died Friday, Feb. 20, 2004, at the Advance Nursing Center.
She was a homemaker and attended the Bell City Assembly of God Church.
She was united in marriage to Charles Bush in 1934. She later married Orville Henson in 1951. They both preceded her in death.
Survivors include one son, Norbert Bush of Advance; one daughter, Charlsie Anspach of Advance; three brothers, Harvey Smothers of Bloomfield, Elvis Smothers and John T. Smothers, both of Cape Girardeau; one sister, Helen Stewart of Bloomfield; four grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one son, Richard; one brother; and three sisters.
Visitation was held Saturday, Feb. 21, 2004, from 5-8 p.m. at Morgan Funeral Home in Advance.
Funeral services will be conducted today, Sunday, Feb. 22, 2004, at 2 p.m. at Morgan Funeral Home in Advance with Bro. Dale Halcomb officating and assisted by Bro. Brad Moore.