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Bruce Wayne Keadle

November 18, 1941 ~ October 20, 2019 (age 77)

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Mr. Bruce Wayne Keadle, 77, of Perry, SC, passed away on Sunday, October 20, 2019.

Mr. Keadle was born November 18, 1941 in Greenville, South Carolina to Era Gantt Keadle and Lee Clinton Keadle, Sr. He was a graduate of Wagener High School and a United States Army veteran. He was a lifetime member, and Past Master, of Cedar Lodge #184, and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. He retired in 2001 from the State of South Carolina after 30 years of service.

He liked watching movies and South Carolina Gamecocks football with his family, listening to his favorite music and Talking Books, sitting on the deck with his dog, going for drives in the country, and visiting with family and friends.

Mr. Keadle was preceded in death by his parents; in-laws, Martha C. and Woodrow Wilson Corbett; sister, Joyce K. Glover; and brother, Lee C. Keadle, Jr.

Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Patricia Corbett Keadle; daughter, Dianne Keadle; son, Brian (Candace) Keadle; three grandchildren, Alex Pena, Carly Pena, and Conrad Keadle; sister, Joan (Ray) Wright; sisters and brothers-in-law, Willene G. Keadle; Deborah (Joseph) Ballentine; Nancy (David) Buck; nieces and nephews Lara (Todd) Carver; Lisa Glover; Apryl (Steve) Adams, Susan (Joseph) Sigalas, Karen (Kevin) Couillard, Randall Wright; Michelle (Brian) Spell, Ray Ballentine, Alex Buck, and Kristal (David) Kneece; many great-nieces and nephews; and his sweet boys, Teddy Bear and Finnegan.

The family would like to express their heartfelt thanks to staff at Lexington Medical Center, University Home Health, and Comfort Care Hospice for their wonderful care and assistance.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Talking Book Services, 1500 Senate Street, Columbia, SC 29201 or Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516.

Visitation for Mr. Keadle will be Sunday, November 3rd  from 3:00 to 5:00 pm.  A memorial service to celebrate his life will begin at 5:00 pm and will include military honors by the United States Army.  Both visitation and memorial service will be held in the chapel of Blizzard Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

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November 3, 2019

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Blizzard Funeral Home Chapel
163 Main Street South
Wagener, SC 29164

Memorial Service
November 3, 2019

5:00 PM
Blizzard Funeral Home Chapel
163 Main Street South
Wagener, SC 29164


Talking Book Services
1500 Senate Street, Columbia, SC 29201, Columbia SC 29201

Wounded Warrior Project
P.O. Box 758516, Topeka KS 66675-8516
Tel: 1-877-832-6997

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