|Birth: ||Jul. 14, 1945|
|Death: ||Apr. 27, 2012|
Edward "Bruce" Atherton, 66, of Pineville, La., was received into Heaven at home surrounded by family on Friday, April 27, 2012, after fighting a courageous battle with cancer.
He was born July 14, 1945, in Jonesboro, AR., to Alfred and Bernice Atherton.
Bruce was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Eddie G. Atherton.
Those left to cherish his memory are one brother, Marion Charles Atherton; two sons, Edward Bruce Atherton Jr. and wife Kattie of Dry Prong, La., and Charles Edward Atherton of Pineville; stepchildren, Diane Webb, Eugene Bennett, Jerome Bennett and Donnie Bennett; and 15 grandchildren.
Graveside services for Edward "Bruce" Atherton were in Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery in Gardner, La., under the direction of Magnolia Funeral Home of Alexandria.
Jonesboro Sun, April 28, 2012.
Pisgah Clifton Community Cemetery
Created by: Sandra
Record added: Apr 28, 2012
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