Charlene Bush, 83, of Franklin, passed away on March 8. During an almost fifty-year period from early 1952 until late 2000, Charlene was a faithful public official who was Robertson County Tax Deputy and Tax Assessor-Collector. A lifelong member of the Franklin Church of Christ, Charlene was born on June 6, 1933 to Agnes and Charlie Bush. In addition to her parents, all of Charlene’s siblings preceded her in death. These include: Marjorie (Mrs. Daleford) Towns, Lois (Mrs. Bill) Brunette, Vernell (Mrs. Taylor) Morgan, Woodrow Bush, and Glenn Bush. She was also preceded in death by niece Kathy Pierce and nephew Terry Bush. Brother-in-law; Taylor Morgan survives her. Surviving nieces and nephews include; Mary Schultz, Susan Meadors, Lisa Sanders, Butch Morgan, Carol Broadus, Kent Brunette, Teresa Schultz, Mike Bush, and Pat Bush. Several grandnieces, grandnephews, great grandnieces, and great grandnephews also survive her. Visitation was Friday, March 10 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at McCauley Funeral Home in Franklin, Texas. The funeral was Saturday, March 11 at 10:00 a.m. at the Franklin Church of Christ. Burial will be in East Boone Prairie Cemetery. All arrangements were entrusted to McCauley Funeral Home Franklin, Texas.