Betty Faye (Pratt) Bruce

May 22, 1939 ~ February 23, 2019 (age 79)

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Betty Faye Bruce, 79, of Benton passed away Saturday night, February 23, 2019 in Benton.

She was born in Haleyville, Alabama on May 22, 1939, the daughter of Flonace & Jessie “Jackie” (Reynolds) Pratt.

Betty married Randall L. Bruce on October 13, 1956, and he preceded her in death on April 1, 2013.

Mrs. Bruce is survived by her:

                Son: Larry Bruce & wife Marilyn of Benton

                Son: Jerry Bruce & wife Vera of Benton

                Daughter: Pamela (Bruce) Pittman of Harrisburg

                Son: Steven Bruce & girlfriend Victoria of Centralia


                                Melissa Ancona

                                Larry Bruce, Jr. & wife Karie

                                Christy Johnson & husband Jeremy

                                Brian Pittman & fiancee Elizabeth

                                Stacia Sloan & husband Andrew

                                Amy Kolodziej & husband John

                                Steven “Matthew” Bruce & wife Sarah

                                Kelly Dillion


                                Jessie, Chole, Hunter, Haley, Kalen, Alyssa                                                                                                                                                      

                                Tenzley, Sandler, Thomas & one due in April

                                Kinsley, Bentley, Dylan, Kailee

                                Hannah & Olivia

                1 Sister: Robbie Tolley of Benton

Mrs. Bruce was preceded in death by her Parents, Husband and by 1 Brother-Tony Rex Pratt.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, February 26th at the Morton & Johnston Funeral Home in Benton with Pastor Harol Whitlock officiating. Burial will be in the Masonic & Oddfellows Cemetery in Benton. Visitation will be after 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday at the Morton & Johnston Funeral Home.

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February 26, 2019

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Morton and Johnston Funeral Home
410 S. Main Street
Benton, IL 62812

Funeral Service
February 26, 2019

1:00 PM
Morton and Johnston Funeral Home
410 S. Main Street
Benton, IL 62812

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