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Official Obituary of

Maggie Lou (Rush) Hoyopatubbi

May 25, 1947 ~ March 21, 2024 (age 76) 76 Years Old

Maggie Hoyopatubbi Obituary





Maggie Lou Hoyopatubbi, 76, of Chattanooga, Tennessee was called home on Thursday, March 21, 2024.  She was born to the late Grady Rush and Crettie Hicks Rush on May 25, 1947.  Maggie was married to her first husband and the father of her children, Maxie Gonzales and later to Lester Hoyopatubbi.  She loved fishing, cooking and was a great cook.  Maggie loved animals, especially her three dogs.  More than anything Maggie loved her family.


Maggie is preceded in death by her father, Grady Rush; mother, Crettie Hicks Rush; first husband, Maxie Gonzales; husband, Lester Hoyopatubbi; brother, William Rush and sister, Peggy Rush.


Left to cherish her memories are her sons, Marc Gonzales, Michael Gonzales; daughter, Michelle Gonzales; brother, James Rush; sisters, Patricia Harper, Virginia Lee, several nieces, nephews, other family members and special friends.


Visitation is Saturday, March 30, 2024, from 1:00 to 5:00 pm CST at Tate Funeral Home in Jasper, Tennessee.


Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Tate Funeral Home, LLC, 950 Mel Dixon Lane, Jasper, Tennessee 37347, 423-942-9500.


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March 30, 2024

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Tate Funeral Home
950 Mel Dixon Lane
Jasper, TN 37347


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