He was a U.S. Army Air Corp Veteran of WWII; member of Junaluskee Masonic Lodge No. 145 and was an Oasis Shriner. Bruce was the owner and operator of Franklin Tool and Mfg. since 1972. He was preceded in death by his wife, Anita L. Perry, who died July 22, 2012.
Surviving are his two daughters, Marie Tsacrios of Franklin and Denise West and husband Bubba of Franklin; three grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
No services are planned.
Memorial donations can be made to the Macon County Public Library, 149 Siler Farm Road, Franklin, NC 28734.
Macon Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences can be made at maconfuneralhome.com.