Originally created 02/11/01

Mrs. Gladys Bruce



Mrs. Gladys Bruce, 81, died Friday, Feb. 9, 2001, at her residence.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at St. John United Methodist Church with the Rev. Terry L. Phillips Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Westover Memorial Park.

Mrs. Bruce, a native of Greenville, S.C., was a homemaker and a member of St. John United Methodist Church, where she was president of United Methodist Women and a member of church council, Clarks Hill Committee, Sells Bible Class, Nurture and Care Committee and Prime Time.

Survivors include a son, Alex M. Bruce Jr., North Augusta; three daughters, Carol Bruce Jackson, Cleveland, Mary Bruce Carter, Grovetown, and Ellen Bruce Wiggins, Grovetown; a brother, Grover E. Pruitt, Gaffney, S.C.; a sister, Sara Pearce, Charleston, S.C.; and eight grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

Pallbearers will be Frank Wiggins Jr., Alex Bruce III, Niell Carter, Stuart Carter, Patrick Carter and Stephen Carter.

Memorials may be made to: St. Joseph Hospice, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta, GA 30909; or St. John's United Methodist Church Clarks Hill Ministry, 736 Greene St., Augusta, GA 30901.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. today at Platt's Funeral Home, Crawford Avenue.