Bruce Harold Dean(1932 - 2013)

Bruce Harold Dean, 80, of Mayflower, passed away Friday, Aug. 30, 2013.

He was born on Sept. 10, 1932, in Lake Village, Ark., to the late Bill and Lizzie (Griffin) Dean.

He served our country in the Korean War while stationed in Alaska from 1953-55. After returning from Alaska, he married Miss Wilma Hall, of Mayflower. He retired after 38 years from Safeway Stores Inc.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Bill Dean and Lizzie Griffin Dean, and his brother Merle Dean.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Wilma (Hall) Dean; sons, Rick Dean, of Los Angeles, Calif., and Ronn Dean, of Mayflower; one sister, Mary (Dean) King, of Cabot, Ark.; two grandchildren; and lots of beloved family and friends.

The funeral service will be held at the graveside, at the Mayflower Cemetery in Mayflower at 10 a.m., on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013. The service will be officiated by the Rev. Bob Wickliffe.

Condolences may be sent online to

Funeral Home

Roller-Chenal Funeral Home
13801 Chenal Parkway Little Rock, AR 72211
(501) 224-8300

Published in The Log Cabin Democrat from Aug. 31 to Sept. 7, 2013