Larry Edward Bruce, 72, of Wewahitchka, Fla., formerly of Butler County, Mo., went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019 at his residence. He was born on Sept. 13, 1946, in Butler County and was of the Baptist faith.
Mr. Bruce was an eight year U.S. Army veteran and retired as the former Chief Deputy of Wayne County Mo. Sheriff’s Department. His hobbies were fishing, cooking and being around his grandchildren.
Mr. Bruce is survived by his spouse of 32 years Peggy Bruce; daughter Alisa Mugridge and husband Mark; daughter Buffy Raddad; aunt Loudena and uncle Tommy Trout; four grandsons Blake McComas, Brandin and Austin Harris and Devan Raddad; and two great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father Carl Edward Bruce, mom Ethel Bruce, daughter Tammie Lynn Lankford and one grandson Derek McComas.
A celebration of life is planned for a later date.