Allen R. Rush, 64 of Mt. Vernon passed away on Monday, March 16, 2020. He was born in New Harmony on November 10, 1955 the son of Melvin and Irma (Reeves) Rush. Allen is survived by his wife of 35 years, Sharon (Groves) Rush; son, Bradley (Tiffany Clark) Rush; daughter, Ashley (Jose) Neave; grandchildren, Adrianna, MariElena, Liliana, Xavier, and Dakota.
Allen and his brothers owned their own business where he trimmed trees, mowed grass, and generally was available for any kind of work that was needed from him. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, painting, and tending to his large community garden near the new Dollar General in Mt. Vernon. His greatest love was spending time with his grandchildren and would do absolutely anything for them.
Allen is also survived by his brothers, Donnie (Donna Tron), Geno (Paula), Hardy (Tammy), Rick, Melvin Jr (Carol), Jerry (Becky) Rush; sisters, Carolyn (Gene) Pack and Betty (Gary) Bartley. He is preceded in death by his parents, brothers, George and Josh Rush; sisters, Bonnie and Barbara.
A Funeral service will be held at Bellefontaine Cemetery on Saturday, March 21, 2020 at 1:30, with Rev. Dallas Robinson officiating. In lieu of flowers memorials may be left to the funeral home to help defray cost. Online condolence may be left at stendebackfamilyfuneralhome.com.