Monday, November 18, 2013
Gregory Leroy Bruorton, age 64, of Hemingway died Thursday, November 14, 2013, at his residence.
Mr. Bruorton was born in Georgetown on January 15, 1949, a son of the late Leroy Alford Bruorton and Ouida Mae Lovern Bruorton.
He was a graduate of Pleasant Hill High School and lived all his life in Georgetown County.
Mr. Bruorton served in the U.S. Navy submarine service for four years and was a retired employee of Arcelor Mittal Steel in Georgetown.
He married his wife Joyce Hill from Philadelphia, Pa. in 1969.
Surviving are his wife, Joyce Hill Bruorton of Hemingway; a daughter, Julie Bruorton of Hemingway; a sister, Karen Mercer of Hemingway; and a brother, Richard Bruorton of Florida.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday morning, Nov. 19, 2013, at the Church of Christ of Georgetown.
Officiating will be Fred Ady and Sam Soper.
Entombment will follow in Pennyroyal Memorial Gardens Mausoleum in Georgetown.
Sign a guest book at www.mayerfuneralhome.com.
The family will receive friends at the church prior to the service on Tuesday from ten until eleven.
The Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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