Bruce Allen Dekle was born in Candler County, Georgia on June 29,1961 to Thomas and Pearlene Dekle. He passed on to eternal rest on Thursday, April 19, 2018. He was of the Baptist faith.
Bruce received his education in the Candler County School System. In 1981, he was united in marriage to the former Barbara Jean Hobbs. To this union three children were born.
Bruce was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Pearlene Dekle, and two of his siblings, Brenda Blue and Anthony (Tony) Dekle.
He leaves to cherish his memory four children, Judas (Sheree) Dekle, Kileen, Texas, Lataya and Lakaya Dekle, Statesboroo, Georgia and Brittany Dekle, Detroit, Michigan; two sisters, Martha (Ronnie) Lawton, Atlanta, Georgia, and Thelma (Emmanuel) Ramsey, Statesboro, Georgia; two brothers, Thomas Dekle, Miami, Florida and Alexander (Gloria) Dekle, Statesboro, Georgia; grandmother, Lucy Pinkston, Metter, Georgia; fourteen grandchildren; one great grandson; a special friend, Susan McKenzie and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.