Obituary for Bruce Edward Overton of Jackson Springs

Bruce Edward Overton, 63, of Jackson Springs, NC passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 19, 2022 at home surrounded by his family.   

Bruce was born June 20, 1958 in Troy, NC to the late William Boyd Overton and Bonnie Marie Guinn Overton.

Bruce worked at Stanley Furniture in West End for 25 years.  He enjoyed spending time outdoors.  One of his favorite pastimes was sitting outside talking with his friends and watching the cars go by. He also liked to fish.  However, his favorite thing was spending time with family, especially the grandkids. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend who will be dearly missed.

He is survived by his wife Brenda Collins Overton; two sons Bruce W. Overton (Jessica) and William E. Overton (Ashleigh); six grandchildren, Alexis, Natalie, Jada, Gracie, William K “Little-man”, and Temperance; siblings Bobby Overton (Linda), Nancy Bouwman (Dean), Linda Atkins (Harrison), and Jimmy Overton.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 26, 2022 at 3:00PM at Marcus United Methodist Church, 2081 Windblow Road, Jackson Springs, NC 27281.

In lieu of flowers please consider donations to FirstHeatlh Hospice & Palliative Care, 150 Applecross Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374. 

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Services entrusted to Boles Funeral Home of Southern Pines.  

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