2009-12-10 / Obituaries


Bruce Colwell, 79, of Thomasville died Dec. 4, 2009 at Southwest Alabama Medical Center in Thomasville.

He was born Feb. 1, 1930 in Seguin, TX. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict having served in the United States Marine Corps. He had worked as a seismographer.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Vick Colwell, Thomasville; one son, Joey (Monica) Colwell, Waukesha, WI; two brothers, Joe Colwell, Dripping Springs, TX, James (Barbara) Colwell, Harper, TX; one sister, Eleanor Williams, Dale, TX; two grandchildren, Camille Colwell, Conner Colwell, both of Waukesha, WI.

A graveside service was Dec. 6 at 2 p.m. at Choctaw Corner Cemetery in Thomasville with Rev. Cliff Scarbrough officiating. Military honors were provided by the United States Marine Corps. O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.


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