William Bruce Stocstill
November 17, 1941 -
April 25, 2017

Visitation

April 28, 2017
5:00 until 8:00 PM

Service 

April 29, 2017
11:00 AM

Interment

Obituary

Funeral service for Mr. William Bruce Stocstill, age 85, of Nashville, will be conducted Saturday April 29, 2017 at 11 A.M. at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Mike Ross officiating. Burial to follow at Shady Grove Cemetery. Mr. Stocstill passed away April 25, 2017. A native of Lincoln County, Mr Stocstill was born on Cotton Mill Hill to the late William Thomas and Annie Mae Wells Stocstill. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Marine Corp in the Black Sheep Squadron. Mr. Stocstill was also a member of Lighthouse Christian Church and the Disabled Veterans. He worked as a cable technician and also for Serbin for many years.

Survivors include his daughter Selina Desire Stocstill of Nashville, Tennessee; son Chris (Stephanie) Ferguson of Enterprise, Alabama; son/brother Jimmy Stocstill of Park City, Tennessee; sister Margret Syler of Fayetteville, Tennessee; brother George Stocstill of Athens, Alabama; grandchildren Kyle, Katie, and Alexa Ferguson; nephews Derrick and Troy Syler of Fayetteville, Tennessee; niece Wendy Syler of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; and grandson Kasey Stocstill of Fayetteville, Tennessee. He was preceded in death by his daughter Shannon Michelle Stocstill; grandson Preston Tyler Stocstill; and brother-in-law Pat Syler.

Visitation with the family will be held Friday April 28, 2017 from 5 P.M. until 8 P.M. at Higgins Funeral Home.

 

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11 Comments

  1. Larry Askins

    God Bless you Bruce. Thanks for serving your country in Vietnam as a Marine. Rest in Peach Marine.

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  2. Billy and Donna Miles

    So sorry for your loss, he was a great neighbor…Prayers..

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  3. Rexine

    We are sorry to hear of the death of our cousin Bruce. May God bless and keep you during this time. Love, Jock & Rexine Pigg (Phillip’s son).

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  4. Rhonda Wilbanks

    So sorry for your loss.Margaret you your family are in my prayers. So sad another Cotton Mill Kid loss….

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  5. Linda F. Williams

    My thoughts and prayers go out to each of you in your loss. Bruce was a very special person and will be greatly missed.

    We would love to have his picture for the Lincoln County Warrior Exhibit located at the Recreation Center in Fayetteville, Please call me at 993-8353 for information should you want to do so.

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    • Jimmy Stocstill

      Absolutely we would love that

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  6. Harold Brenda Edwards

    My heart is broken for such a friend to leave this world but so glad he will never have pain or sorrow anymore. RIP Bruce

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    • Jimmy Stocstill

      Thank you

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  7. Allison Edwards Greene

    Jimmy, my friend, I’m sorry for your loss. Allison

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    • Jimmy stocstill

      Thank you very much

      Reply
  8. Missy & Donna Smith

    So sorry for your loss….thoughts and prayers with you and your family.

    Reply

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11 Comments

  1. Larry Askins

    God Bless you Bruce. Thanks for serving your country in Vietnam as a Marine. Rest in Peach Marine.

    Reply
  2. Billy and Donna Miles

    So sorry for your loss, he was a great neighbor…Prayers..

    Reply
  3. Rexine

    We are sorry to hear of the death of our cousin Bruce. May God bless and keep you during this time. Love, Jock & Rexine Pigg (Phillip’s son).

    Reply
  4. Rhonda Wilbanks

    So sorry for your loss.Margaret you your family are in my prayers. So sad another Cotton Mill Kid loss….

    Reply
  5. Linda F. Williams

    My thoughts and prayers go out to each of you in your loss. Bruce was a very special person and will be greatly missed.

    We would love to have his picture for the Lincoln County Warrior Exhibit located at the Recreation Center in Fayetteville, Please call me at 993-8353 for information should you want to do so.

    Reply
    • Jimmy Stocstill

      Absolutely we would love that

      Reply
  6. Harold Brenda Edwards

    My heart is broken for such a friend to leave this world but so glad he will never have pain or sorrow anymore. RIP Bruce

    Reply
    • Jimmy Stocstill

      Thank you

      Reply
  7. Allison Edwards Greene

    Jimmy, my friend, I’m sorry for your loss. Allison

    Reply
    • Jimmy stocstill

      Thank you very much

      Reply
  8. Missy & Donna Smith

    So sorry for your loss….thoughts and prayers with you and your family.

    Reply

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