Johnny Bruce, 68, of Malden, Mo. died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at his residence.
Born July 7, 1937, at Dyersburg, Tenn., he was a son of J.R. Bruce and the late Dorothy Williams Bruce. He was the retired owner of Bruce Repair Shop and was a deacon at First Southern Baptist Church at Malden.
On May 26, 1956, at Hernando, Miss. he married Joyce Cagle who survives.
Other survivors are one daughter, Robin Shelton and husband, Mark, of Malden; one son, Randy Bruce and wife, Faye, of Qulin, Mo., his father, J.R. Bruce and wife, June, of Princeton, Ky., two brothers, Joe Bruce and wife, Yvonne, of Richmond, Va. and Jerry Bruce and wife, Charlotte, of Qulin; one sister, Judy Hudson and husband, Duke of Hartsville, Mo.; two grandchildren, Mandy Pierce of Qulin and Taylor and Austin Shelton of Malden and two great-grandchildren, Hannah and Cody.
Funeral services are 2 p.m. today, Sunday, Sept. 11, at Landess Funeral Home Chapel in Malden with Dr. Bill Jackson officiating.
Burial will be in Rosewood Cemetery, First Addition.
The family suggests memorials to VNA Hospice, P.O. Box 768, Kennett, Mo. 63857.