Funeral services will be held for Bruce C. Dean, 46, at First Pentecostal Church of Homer on Saturday, July 21, 2012 at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Robert McGaha officiating. Interment will follow at Arlington Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home today (Friday, July 20) from 5 until 8 p.m.
Bruce was born Jan. 7, 1966 in Shreveport to Tommy and Reta Thorton Dean. He entered into rest on Tuesday, July 17, 2012. Bruce was the owner of Dean Builders for the past 21 years and was a musician and singer at First Pentecostal Church in Homer.
He was preceded in death by his father, Tommy Dean; his brother, Kenny Dean; and his uncle, Randy Dean.
Bruce is survived by his wife of 22 years, Sarabeth Peaden Dean; his mother, Reta L. Dean of Minden; grandparents, Hazel and Jarrell Prince of Homer; three daughters, Chasity Diann Dean of Minden, Laurabeth LeAnne Holloway and husband, William Blake Holloway of Homer and Erin Elizabeth Dean of Homer; two grandchildren, Brianna Nicole Dean and Caiden Blake Holloway; sister, Tina McKissack and husband, Richard of Minden; two nephews, Richie and Taylor McKissack, both of Minden; two nieces Emelie Pruitt and Kathryn Hollenshead; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives and many friends.
Pallbearers will be Mike Keough, Mark Keough, Daniel Peaden, William Holloway, Blake Holloway, Donnie Emerson and Sean Dean.
For friends considering memorials honoring Bruce, his family suggests First Pentecostal Church of Homer.