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“I am so very sorry for your loss. Angela was a wonderful woman and I shall remember her fondly. Her life was a model to live by. ”
1 of 20 | Posted by: Peggy All - Aiken, SC - Classmate

“I was a nursing student at MUSC with Angela class of 1975! I am saddened to hear of her death & know she is and will be greatly missed. May our...Read More »
2 of 20 | Posted by: Dianne Aiken Havird - SC

“Mike, I just read the Advocate and learned of Angela's passing. I am deeply sorry. I know how close you two were and your deep love for each other....Read More »
3 of 20 | Posted by: Marsha R Roberts

“What a beautiful Service! My continued prayers for Mike, children and grandson. For friends and family members are lots of prayers and love. God is...Read More »
4 of 20 | Posted by: Rosemary Hartis - Charleston, SC

“Mike and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Lots of good memories from school. May God give you all peace at this time. ”
5 of 20 | Posted by: Betty McLaurin Shelley - Gibson, NC

“May God bring comfort and peace through good memories, the love of friends, and the Spirit that grieves with us. ”
6 of 20 | Posted by: Jim and Kathryn2 Hunter - NC

“Childhood friend and cousin. I have no words. My heart is broken. I know you are a peace´s and hurting no longer. You will be missed. See you again...Read More »
7 of 20 | Posted by: Terry Williamson - Family

“Dear Mike, I was heartbroken when I got this sad news. We all went through school together in Bennettsville, and although it's been a long time, I...Read More »
8 of 20 | Posted by: Paula Hucks Fleming - Santee, SC

“With my deepest sympathy ”
9 of 20 | Posted by: Linda Burris - Moncks corner, SC

“I will always remember her smiling face as she played the piano at quinby umc. And the laughter. ”
10 of 20 | Posted by: Susan Sease - Quinby, SC - Friend

“Mike, though I had not met Angela, I've been one of many praying for her these past few years. I feel like a know her from that journey. I'm so...Read More »
11 of 20 | Posted by: Bill McCown - Lake City, SC

“I am so sorry, Mike. When she sweetly befriended the "new girl" in fourth grade our friendship started. She was kind and fun and brave. I have so...Read More »
12 of 20 | Posted by: Nancy Lee Rogan - Hendersonville, NC

“Mike, I'm sorry we van't be there for the service. Jim and Jacki ”
13 of 20 | Posted by: Jim Ratledge - Friend

“My deepest sympathy is extended to Mike and the family. I'll never forget when I was with my toddler son at MUSC, Angela as a student was so kind to...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Terri O'Tuel - Bennettsville, SC

“Angela was a loving sweet woman from a Christian family. I'm she raised her family following God's lead. Love & prayers to her family and friends ”
15 of 20 | Posted by: Carol Herndon Crouse - SC

“Pastor Bruce and Family, our prayers and thoughts are with you all during this most difficult time. With heartfelt sympathy,Myrl Hill and Angela...Read More »
16 of 20 | Posted by: Angela Hill - West Columbia, SC

“Have wonderful memories of Angela and her family as we became members of Thomas Memorial Baptist Church during this time. A great Christian family,...Read More »
17 of 20 | Posted by: Jim & Nancy Jo Wood - SC - Friend

“Mike, Jeanie, Shannon, Kevin, Jack and other family members, we are so sad to learn about Angela's death. She was a sweet special lady. Our...Read More »
18 of 20 | Posted by: Bracky and Martha Sanders - SC

“Angela was a friend from the first day we met. Our hearts go out to all of the family in the loss of this beautiful and talented lady. Please give a...Read More »
19 of 20 | Posted by: Bill and Audrey Moody - SC

“I am so sorry for your loss Mike. Angela was a beautiful person inside and out. Praying for you and the family. Susan Hamilton ”
20 of 20 | Posted by: Susan Hamilton - Work

Angela McDuffie Bruce, 68, of Charleston, SC, wife of Reverend Michael Bruce, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, June 9, 2021. Due to renovations at John Wesley United Methodist Church, her memorial service will be held on Monday, June 14, at Hibben United Methodist Church, 690 Coleman Boulevard at 2:00 pm. Please adhere to COVID protocols of social distancing and masking. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. West Ashley Chapel.

The Memorial Service can be viewed by visiting the following:

Angela was born January 29, 1953 in Bennettsville, SC, daughter of Ansel Leon McDuffie and Alice Goodwin McDuffie. She was a thoughtful, kind, and generous person who lived her life with a quiet dignity and grace. She was an encouraging friend and a loving wife, mother, and grandmother, affectionately known by her beloved grandson as "GiGi."

After graduating from Bennettsville High School class of 1971, Angela earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at MUSC School of Nursing, was certified as an OB/GYN nurse practitioner, and served as a public health nurse at SC DHEC for 20 years. As a pastor's wife, Angela and her family lived throughout many areas in the state of SC. She faithfully served each church, finding her niche and putting her gifts and talents to their best use.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughter, Shannon B. Browne (Douglas) of Charleston, SC; son, Kevin M. Bruce (Meredith) of Johns Island, SC; grandson, Jack C. Browne; sister, Jeanie M. Feaster (Ron) of Chapin, SC; nephew, Scott Feaster (Kelly) of Columbia, SC; and niece, Courtney F. Pritchard of Chapin, SC.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution may be made in Angela's honor to the American Head & Neck Society, a foundation dedicated to the research of head and neck cancer, at

The service will be live streamed and can be viewed through the following link: