Barbara Bush


Barbara ‘Lily’ Bush (1928 – 2018) was born Barbara Cox on 31 July in Cowbridge, one of twelve children. She left school at fifteen and became a maid. Lily enjoyed playing bingo, knitting, and spending time with her family. She married husband Arthur in 1947 and they had seven children: Jimmy, Maria, Brian, Nancy, Christopher, Tracey, and Lyndon.

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Celebrant and tribute contributor: Steve Parry
Tribute to Barbara Bush delivered at a Humanist funeral arranged by their family. Includes three digital photographs of Barbara (2018).