Bruce Stanley Kimball, age 66, a resident of Columbia, passed away Saturday, July 3, 2021 at his residence after a longtime illness.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, July 9, 2021, at 4:00 PM at Scribner’s Mill Church of Christ with Joel Love officiating. A visitation will be held on Friday, July 9, 2021, from 2:00 – 4:00 PM at the church. Military Honors will be presented by the United States Navy. Heritage Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
Born on September 25, 1954, in Santa Monica, California, Bruce was the son of Stanley Winslow Kimball and Charlene Eleanor Britton Kimball. A veteran of the United States Navy, Bruce served his county proudly. He then went on to be a contract manager for Teledyne Electronics in Lewisburg. Bruce was highly active in his church, Scribner’s Mill Church of Christ, and also very active in the Vietnam Veterans Meetings in Lewisburg. Bruce was an athletic person with a love for baseball and soccer who always had a smile on his face. He was truly a gentle giant that treated everyone with respect. He helped raise money for scholarships for seniors at each school in Marshall County and was a member of the Chapel Hill Masonic Lodge and Lewisburg American Legion. He was a man that dearly loved his family.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his loving wife: Vivian Kimball of Columbia, TN; Children: Jeff Miller of Columbia, Brandy (Robert) Vaughn of Maryland, Eric (Rose) Kimball of Florida, April (Matthew) Wright of Murfreesboro, TN and Brian (Annette) Kimball of the United Kingdom; Sister: Sharon Kimball (Gail Zadakis) of Oregon; nieces: Kim (Bryan) Steffens of Washington, Shawna Krasowski of Oregon; and nine grandchildren: Logan, Trinity, Domonic, Aila, Maddy, Penny, Tyler, Matthus, and Dylan.
Memorials may be made to the Vietnam Veteran Association of Maury County.