April 16, 1947-Dec. 21, 2019

Funeral services honoring the life of Mrs. Brenda Katherine Bruce will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 24 at Jennings Chapel Congregational Methodist Church in Marthaville with the Rev. Davy Fenton and the Rev. David Scott officiating. Family will receive friends for visitation at the church Monday, Dec. 23 from 5-8 p.m. Interment will be at Bethany Cemetery in Marthaville.

Brenda was born April 16, 1947, in Monroe to Herman and Esther Lindow.                                                    She entered into rest Dec. 21, 2019, in Shreveport.

Mrs. Bruce was employed with Pilgrim’s Pride in Natchitoches as a payroll clerk. She was an active member of Jennings Chapel Congregational Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents and son, Scott Bruce.

Left to cherish her memory are her husband of 38 and one-half years, Butch Bruce of Marthaville; son, Chris Bruce and wife Patty of Anniston, Ala.; daughters, Angela Katherine Dawson and husband Allen of Natchitoches and Angela Faye Winfree and husband Justin of Denham Springs; 15 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Serving Mrs. Bruce as pallbearers will be Jared Townsend, Allen Dawson, Steve Birdwell, David Scott, Mike Birdwell, DeWayne O’Bannon, Tyler Dubois and Coy Birdwell.

Honorary pallbearers will be Jordan Bruce, Joshua Townsend, Allen Winfree, Nathan Winfree, Benjamin Dawson, Matthew Dawson and Logan Bruce.

The family would like to thank Dr. Wyche T. Coleman Jr. MD for all his love, care and concern shown to Mrs. Bruce over the many years as her family doctor.