Edith Rush Sisco, age 84 of Murfreesboro, passed away Friday, August 1, 2014. A native of Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late James and Ruth Tielking Rush. She is preceded in death by her husband; Troy Raymond Sisco, her son; Troy Randall Sisco, and three sisters; Elnora Boyd, Iva Lee Jones, and Dene Boles.
Graveside service will be 3:00pm Monday at Evergreen Cemetery with Pastor Bob Tuttle officiating. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Mrs. Sisco is survived by her daughter; Susan Sisco Johnson of Murfreesboro, her five grandchildren; Marla Brock and her husband Joseph of Spring Hill, Zachary Johnson and his wife Brittany of Murfreesboro, Christopher Sisco and his wife Melanie of Rockvale, Troy Sisco and his wife Rachel of Nashville, Rachel Johnson of Austin, Texas, and four great-grandchildren; Danielle Bennefield, Andrew Bennefield, Zane Johnson, and Chase Sisco. She is also survived by three sisters; Velma Sanders of Lewisburg, Nellie Boles, Lavon Boles and her husband Elvin all of Huntsville, Alabama, and three brothers; Charles Rush of Fayetteville, Douglas Rush and his wife Carol, and Dwight Rush and his wife Judy all of Birmingham, Alabama.
Mrs. Sisco was a Weight Management Leader for over 30 years at Weight Watchers. She guided countless people of the Rutherford County area to realize their health goals.
The family would like to thank the staff of the Tennessee State Veterans Home for the respectful and compassionate care they provided. Memorials may be made to The Alzheimer's Association, 4825 Trousdale Drive, Nashville, Tennessee.
Visitation will be 1:00pm until 2:30pm Monday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel. Online condolences may be sent to www.woodfinchapel.com 893-5151.