COMMERCE – Grover Bruce, 61, died Monday, September 14, 2009, at his residence.
Born in Banks County, he was the son of the late Mark and Willie Mae Seay Bruce. He was a retired truck driver and a member of Ridgeway Baptist Church. Mr. Bruce was preceded in death by a daughter, Donna Carol.
Survivors include his wife, Laura Lynette Hart Bruce, Commerce; sons, Doug Baxter, Watkinsville, and B.J. Baxter, Nicholson; sisters, Bessie Segars and Zadie Adams, both of Homer; special friend, Sue Morris, Commerce; five grandchildren; and nine nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, September 17, at 11 a.m., in the chapel of Little-Ward Funeral Home with the Revs. Phil Parks and Tommy Seay officiating. Burial will be at Riverside Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday, September 16, from 6 to 9 p.m.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements.