Funeral services for Bruce Dial, age 33, of Sulphur Springs, have been scheduled for 1:00 PM, Friday, August 17, 2012 at Mitchell Chapel Church of God in Christ with Supt. Gatlin Nelson officiating. Interment will follow in East Caney Cemetery with Justin Watson, Corey Hall, Kevin Johnson, Bobby Joe Griner, Michael Howard, Darian Chaney, Ronny Bozeman, and John Parsley serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers include, Ed Johnson, Robert Stanfield, Tyron Clayton, Jeremy Williams and Aaron Williams. A visitation will be held at Tapp Funeral Home Thursday, August 16, 2012 from 6:00PM to 8:00PM.
Bruce Dial was born in Sulphur Springs, on April 25, 1979, the son of Bruce Dial, Jr. and Shellie Johnson. He married Tabatha Watson, in Sulphur Springs, on May 28, 2011. She survives. He was a truck driver and member of Mitchell Chapel Church. He passed away August 10, 2012 at East Texas Medical Center in Tyler.
Survivors include, mother, Shellie Hall, of Sulphur Springs; sons, Tadrick Dial, Sean Dial, both of Sulphur Springs; daughter, Maegan Dial, of Sulphur Springs; step-daughter, Lexi Robinson, of Sulphur Springs; sisters, Barbara Williams, of Sulphur Springs, Kerrie Dial, of Dallas, Carolyn Bozeman, of Sulphur Springs; brothers, Christopher Dial, Joe Don Dial, Tyrone Clayton, all of Sulphur Springs; parents-in-law, Paul and Sherry Watson, of Sulphur Springs; and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Bruce Dial, Jr., grandparents, Robert and Geneva Johnson, Bruce, Sr. and Evelyn Dial.
Arrangements are under the direction of Tapp Funeral Home.