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Bruce Todd

January 4, 1960 — November 5, 2021

Funeral Services for Mr. Bruce A. Todd will be held Saturday, November 13 at 2:00PM. Location: Spring Hill CME Church, Asbury Church Road, Gordon, Georgia. Rev. James Smith will serve as eulogist.

Bruce A Todd known as “Nut” age 61 of Irwinton, GA, was born to the late Obie Lee Todd and Pearlene Shinholster Todd, on January 14, 1960 in Dublin, Georgia.

God called Bruce home to rest with the Angels at Pruitt Health Toomsboro Georgia from health complications on Friday, November 5th, 2021. Bruce was union under two churches: St. Paul CME Church in Irwinton, Georgia and Spring Hill CME Church in Gordon, Georgia under his late parents’ leadership.

Bruce received his education from Wilkinson County High School in Irwinton, Georgia  and graduated in 1978, where he was a member of the High School marching band, playing the trumpet. Bruce loved music and was the life on the dance floor. Bruce love working at the family business “Todd’s Place dba Chocolate City, where he danced and entertained many customers for years. Bruce had no problem taking over the dance floor at Chocolate City and dance the night away, and leaving his mark on the dance floor, if Bruce was at the party, you knew you were in for a big treat. Bruce was employed as a contractor for his beloved uncle Elbert Shinholster, working for Shinholster Building Construction.
Bruce loved working for his uncle repairing and building homes in the middle Georgia (Wilkinson, Twiggs, Baldwin and Laurens County areas)
Bruce was preceded in death by his four Children: one daughter, three sons and nine grandkids Sherod A Todd, Demesco Scott, Nicholas (Roslyn) Todd, and Deirdre Scott.
TaSharrie V. Todd, Blessin L. Todd, Treyvione L. Todd, Amyah Todd, Acionna Lowe, Nicholas Todd, Jalaesia Harris, Landon Sims, and Janyla Hughes One sister Susierene (Johnny) Todd-Rumph, one brother Cornelius Todd, a devoted niece/care taker Lalita Todd Washington, brother-in-law, Ronald Williams Sr, two sister-in laws, Alicia Jean Todd of Irwinton, Ga. and Mary Jackson Todd of Milledgeville, GA.; a host of nieces, nephews, and cousin.

Public Viewing will be held Friday, November 12 from 10:00AM-7:00PM at the funeral home.

Wilkinson County Memorial Chapel, Irwinton has charge of arrangements.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, November 12, 2021

10:00am - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Wilkinson County Memorial Chapel

142 Wriley Rd, Irwinton, GA 31042

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Graveside Service

Saturday, November 13, 2021

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