JACK ROUSH'S MOTHER, GEORGETTA, PASSES AWAY
Concord, N.C. (August 28, 2007) - Georgetta Roush, mother of Roush Fenway Racing owner Jack Roush, passed away today at the age of 92. Georgetta Roush was a great fan of racing and was the designated owner for the No. 97 Nextel Cup entry from 1998 through 2005, including 2004 when the team won their first Nextel Cup championship. She was also the designated owner of the No. 26 Cup entry in 2006 and the No. 99 Cup entry in 2007. Roush is survived by her two sons, Jack and Frank, five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Georgetta Roush's name to:
Speedway Children's Charities
5555 Concord Park South, Suite 336
Concord, N.C. 28027
Attn: Roberta Rotondo
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