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Terry Lee Cruthirds Bruce, 74, of Savannah, Georgia, died Sunday afternoon, March 24, 2019, at her home.

Born in Houston, Texas, she was a daughter of the late Mattie Fay Miller Jackson and the late TSgt William Thomas Jackson, U. S. Air Force (Ret.). Terry was a member of the Church of Christ. She owned and operated the Assisted Recovery Center of Georgia for the last 19 years. Terry was a hard worker until her death and her greatest joy was helping others, especially during their lowest times.

Survivors include two sons, Larry Bruce and his wife, Annette, and Ricky Bruce; four grandchildren, Connor Bruce, Alex Bruce, Patrick Bruce and Maddie Bruce; one sister, Jerry Lovett; two nieces, Wendy Tavormina and her husband, Chris, and Leslie Lemley and her husband, Shawn; one nephew, Jason Lovett and his wife, Rachel, and great-nieces and great-nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 o’clock Tuesday evening at Gamble Funeral Service – 410 Stephenson Avenue.

The funeral service will be held at 1 o’clock Wednesday afternoon in the chapel of Gamble Funeral Service conducted by Chaplain J. Keith Ferguson. Interment will be in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens.

Remembrances: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital – 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105-9959.

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  1. Sarah Query says:

    A wonderful friend of more than 40 years. She will truly be missed. I have a vigil candle is lit in her memory and for a peaceful transition.

  2. Jennifer DeMott says:

    My deepest condolences to Terry’s family. Her passion for helping others during their lowest time was unyielding . You will be missed my friend.

  3. Mary Wright says:

    Terry was such a advocate for those she helped. I enjoyed working with her. This endeavor was her passion and I will miss her dearly. Bless you as you take your rest. May God comfort your family at this time.

  4. Nancy Vickery Morgan says:

    So sorry to hear of your loss. Terry was a beautiful person and a great friend. She was a friend also to my sister Peggy and my sister in law Jane. May God comfort you at this difficult time.
    Love, Nancy Vickery Morgan

  5. Norma Luten says:

    My heartful prayers are for Terry’s family. I pray that her soul is at peace. I pray for strength and healing in the days to come. Terry was a good and kind person always putting the well being of others before herself. I feel blessed to have known her.

  6. Brenda Gunter says:

    My deepest condolences to Terry’s family. There are not enough words to express what Terry meant to me. She was such a trooper, never giving up on what she believed in. She holds a special place in my heart for she was always so good to me. Rest in peace my dear friend.

    Love you….Terry Berry!!!!

  7. Don and Joyce Sanders says:

    Terry was a wonderful person and will be truly missed

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