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Sunday, September 16, 2018



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Eddie Bruce, Jr.

Eddie Bruce, Jr.

A mass of Christian burial will be held on Monday, November 30th at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Cut Off for Eddie Bruce, Jr., 71, a native and resident of Cut Off, who passed away on November 23, 2015 at 11:11 p.m.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. till 11 a.m. service at the church with burial at Sacred Heart Cemetery.

He is survived by wife of 47 years, Dora Blanchard Bruce; sons, James Bruce and Dallas Bruce; daughter, Reagan Bruce; brothers, Daniel Bruce, Charlie Bruce and Tony Bruce; sisters, Geraldine Coupel and Judy Matherne; grandchildren, Angelique Billiot (John) and Janie Guidry (Shawn); great grandchildren, Maddox Billiot, Makenzie Billiot, Braxton Guidry, Conner Guidry, Bentley Bourgeois and Holden Breaux.

He was preceded in death by parents, Eddie Bruce, Sr. and Ida Curole Bruce; father and mother in law, Smith and Atress Blanchard; daughter, Stacie Bruce; brother, Russell Bruce.

Mr. Bruce as a U.S. Army Veteran (Vietnam). He was owner of Bruce Insurance Agency. He served his community for eight years as Justice of the peace.

He was a loving husband, good father and loved his grandchildren. He was an honest and just man. H was an avid sports fan. Go Tigers!