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Frank Zopher Bruce
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Birth: Oct. 12, 1872
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 14, 1952
Mount Vernon
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA

Son of Samuel T. and Martha Martha J. (Yandell) Bruce

Children with Anna Osborn:
Cecil Bruce Jackson Stewart 1894 - 1921
Opal Bruce Ward - 1895 - 1972

Children with Sarah Eva Talley Bruce:
Fern Bruce Warren Williams - 1900 - 1958
Wave Bruce Warner - 1902- 1991
Nina Bruce Dykes - 1904 - 1976
Edna Bruce Tate - 1906 - 1962

Frank K. Bruce

Dies at Age 80; Rites Thursday

Frank Z. Bruce, a lifetime resident of Mt. Vernon, died at 4:45 pm yesterday at his home, 500 North Street, after a long illness. He had observed his 80th birthday last Sunday.

Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2:00 pm at Myers Chapel. The Rev. Bird Green will officiate and burial will be in Oakwood cemetery.

The body will lie in state at Myers Chapel where friends may call after 4:00pm today.

Mr. Bruce was born October 12, 1872 in Jefferson County, the son of Samuel T. and Marth Jane (Yandell) Bruce. He was married to Carrie Gordon, who survives.

Besides his wife, he is survived by five daughters, Mrs. Edna Tate, Mrs. Opal Ward, Mrs. Fern Williams and Mrs. Nina Dykes all of Mt. Vernon, and Mrs. Wave Warner of Los Angeles, Calif., and one brother Charles E. Bruce of Mt. Vernon. He is also survived by six grandchildren.

One grandson, Robert Eugene Tate, was killed in service in Germany.

Family links: 
  Sarah Eva Talley Bruce (1870 - 1953)
  Cecil Bruce Stewart (1894 - 1921)*
  Opal Mildred Bruce Ward (1895 - 1972)*
  Fern Warren Bruce Williams (1900 - 1958)*
  Wave B. Bruce Warner (1902 - 1991)*
  Nina Bruce Dykes (1904 - 1976)*
  Edna Bruce Tate (1906 - 1962)*
*Calculated relationship
Oakwood Cemetery
Mount Vernon
Jefferson County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Teresa Wilson Rogers
Record added: Jun 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54149310
Frank Zopher Bruce
Added by: Teresa Wilson Rogers
Frank Zopher Bruce
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