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Barnett Bruce

Barnett Bruce

Monday, April 15th, 1940 Saturday, September 21st, 2019

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Obituary for Barnett Bruce

Barnett Bruce, 79, of Clinton, passed away Saturday, September 21, 2019. He was born April 15, 1940 in Clinton, Arkansas to the late Marion and Elizabeth Turner Bruce. Barnett was a truck driver, a member of the Pleasant Grove Cemetery Board, Patterson Masonic Lodge #111 and the Alread School Board for 29 years. He enjoyed walking his dogs and hunting for Indian marker trees.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Ruth McCormac Bruce; children, Waymon Bruce and wife Mary of Clinton, Jeff Bruce and wife Tami of Clinton, Bill Bruce and wife Lisa of Spring, Texas; siblings, Cindy Johnson, Dewey Bruce, Othel Bruce; grandchildren, Melissa Hawkins, Essie Beck, Ryan Bruce, Nikki Bruce, Olivia Bruce, Ian Bruce, Rhys Bruce; great grandchildren, Alex, Paxton, Kian, Penny, Izzy, Maddox; several nieces, nephews, friends and other family members.
Barnett is preceded in death by his parents and one granddaughter, Kaitlyn Bruce.
Pall Bearers are, Waymon Bruce, Jeff Bruce, Bill Bruce, Ryan Bruce, Sam Hoffman, Justin Proctor.
Visitation will be held Thursday, September 26, 2019, 9:00 a.m. with services following at 10:00 a.m. at the Alread School Gym in Alread with Brother Richard McCormac officiating. Burial will follow at the Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Alread.
Arrangements entrusted to Clinton Funeral Service. To sign Barnett’s Book of Memories, please go to www.clintonfuneralservice.com.

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  • Visitation

    Thursday, September 26th, 2019 | 9:00am - 10:00am
    Alread School Gym
    CLINTON, AR
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    Thursday, September 26th, 2019
    9:00am - 10:00am
  • Service

    Thursday, September 26th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Alread School Gym
    CLINTON, AR
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    Thursday, September 26th, 2019
    10:00am
    Officiant
    Bro. Richard McCormac
  • Interment

    Thursday, September 26th, 2019 |
    Pleasent Grove Cemetery
    Hwy 16 W
    Alread, AR
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    Thursday, September 26th, 2019

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Mollie Martin

Just thinking about my high school friends, Barnett and Ruth McCormac Bruce, brings a smile to my face. Those of us who shared our youth together are left with special memories of Barnett. Praying for peace and comfort for your family.
Mollie Martin
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Ruth & family, so sorry to hear the sad news about Barnett. All of you are in our thoughts and prayers.
Jerel & Kathleen Brown. Shirley, Arkansas.
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