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Obituary for Herbert Leon Bruce

Mr. Herbert Leon Bruce, age 87, of LaGrange, passed away on November 8, 2023. Mr. Bruce was born on August 4, 1936 in Millerville, Alabama to the late William Talmadge Bruce and Alma Christine Holley Bruce. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Hulon Bruce. He proudly served his country in the United States Army followed by many years as an Electrician for Alabama Power.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Nanelle Hall Bruce; sons and their wives, Jeff and Cindy Bruce and Jerry and Teresa Bruce; grandchildren, Taylor and Lauren Bruce, Ryan and Sarah Bruce, Kyle and Savannah Bruce and Brent and Kelsey Bruce; great-grandchildren, Tyra-Lee, Noah, Maggie, Raylan, Alden, Hailey, Kylee, Jason, Heidi Kate, Kynley and Alayna; sister-in-law, Margene Bruce; nephew, Mike and Renee Bruce; niece, Kay and Ronald Robertson; canine companion, Patches.

Services for Mr. Bruce will be held on Wednesday, November 15, 2023 at 12:00 pm at the Higgins Funeral Home at Hunter Allen Myhand Chapel with Minister John Brogden officiating. Family will receive friends on Wednesday at the funeral home beginning at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Herbert Bruce to the American Heart Association or Lake Martin Baptist Church.

Higgins Funeral Home at Hunter Allen Myhand, 706-884-5626.