Bruce, Edward LeBron
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Edward LeBron Bruce, 78, of Flintstone, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, December 10, 2018 at his home. He was a life-long resident of the North Georgia area and a member of Temple Baptist Church for many years. Mr. Bruce retired from CSX Railroad after 34 years of service. He enjoyed fishing, collected Hot Wheels and was a member of the Hardees Breakfast Club.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Montgomery Bruce and Maggie Ellis Bruce; brothers, Joe, Bill, Rev. Harry Bruce and William Wilbanks; and sisters, Myra Beagles and Mary Oliver.
Survivors include his loving wife of 58 years, Mary Miller Bruce; son, Eric Alan (August) Bruce; daughter, Tena Gaye Niceswanger (Tim Parrish); sister, Doris Averill; grandchildren, Justin Niceswanger and Emily Bruce; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Monday in the funeral home chapel, with Minister Jack James officiating. Interment at Lakewood Memory Gardens, South.
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The family will receive friends from noon-8 p.m. on Sunday and from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. on Monday at Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.