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Roy Bruce Abrams, 86, of Pomaria, died Saturday, March 31, 2012, at Newberry County Memorial Hospital.

Born on October 24, 1925, in Joanna, he was a son of the late Joe and Olie Crowe Abrams. Mr. Abrams was a World War II U.S. Navy veteran who served as a Boatswain Mate 2nd Class in OMOC Bay in the Philippine Islands. He was wounded in service on December 12, 1944. He retired from Clinton High School as a master carpenter. Mr. Abrams was a member of St. Philip's Lutheran Church where he was a member of the Joy Fellowship and Sunday School Class B.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Wicker Abrams; a brother, Algie Abrams of Joanna and a number of nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a sister, Doris Copeland and brothers, J. L. Abrams and Floyd Abrams.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at St. Philip's Lutheran Church by the Rev. Terry Amick. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the church. Memorials may be made to St. Philip's Lutheran Church, 2461 St. Philip's Church Road, Newberry, SC 29108.

Active pallbearers will be Brad Abrams, George Bollibon, Alex Kibler, Blake Kibler, Russell Kibler, Nick Morris, Anthony Pelton and Dillon Pelton.

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#4 Anne Shealy 2012-04-13 17:39
Miss Dot, I am sorry to hear of Mr Bruce's passing. I have such fond memories at your home as a child when visiting my aunt's across the road from your home. You are in my prayers and thoughts. My sincere condolences during this time.

Anne Taylor Shealy
#3 George & Rhonda Adams 2012-04-02 07:36
I have grown up knowing him as Uncle Bruce and have so many good memories of him. God Bless you Aunt Dot and we will be praying for you in the days and weeks ahead.
#2 Billy & Edith Morris 2012-04-01 20:16
Our thoughts & prayers are with you at this time. We always enjoyed our association with Mr. Bruce when we ran Morris Garage.
Billy & Edith Morris
#1 Barbara FrazierBaker 2012-04-01 19:10
My condolences to the family of Mr. Bruce. Blessings to each of you.