The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M., Thursday, August 11, 2011 at Big Bethel Baptist Church, 1330 North Jackson Street, Americus, Georgia. Burial will follow in Staley Memorial Gardens, North Mayo Street, Americus, Georgia.
Anthony Bruce Cleveland was born November 9, 1952 in Americus, Georgia to the late Lonnie Cleveland and Clydie Ross Cleveland. He was preceded in death by two siblings, Lonna Cleveland and Gregory Cleveland. He was educated in the public school system of Americus, Georgia, where he graduated from the historic Staley High School in 1970. He matriculated at South Georgia Technical School in office business machine repair. He was employed with Georgia Power Company as a lineman for eleven years.
He leaves a legacy of love and memories to his beloved family, which include four children, Tammy Cleveland Turnbull, England, Crystal Antonia Cleveland, Tallahassee, Florida, Tameika Williams, Americus, Georgia and Gregory Costello Cleveland, Mt. Clemens, Michigan; one granddaughter, Mikayla Gamble; siblings, Ross Mitchenor Cleveland (Janet) Fayetteville, Georgia, Winston Cleveland, Fayetteville, Georgia and Cathy Cleveland Cato, Americus, Georgia; his companion, Minnie Davis, Americus, Georgia; a host of nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles; a host of other relatives and friends.
To Cleveland Family Our hearts and prayers are with you all during your time of sorrow
Liz Hodges and family
To You Kathy you are in my prayers and may God be with you and your family stay strong.
Our Heartfelt condolences during your time of sorrow.
Kenneth and Valerie Carter
Sonny; Sookie; Deborah
God bless your family and yall are in God hand always and be bless.
With deepest sympathy to your family. Anthony was a friendly fun guy. He will be missed. Blessed are they that mourn, for they shall be comforted
Pat Brown and Family
You Will Be Truly Missed!
Love Michelle Roberts & Family
OUR PRAYERS ARE WITH THE CLEVELAND FAMILY DURING THIS DIFFICULT TIME.WITH DEEPEST SYMPATHY.
Our prayers are with you.
From: Dexter & Cheryl Raven
Sorry to here of your lose, me heart and prays is with you always. Much Love
No one will ever know the pain with the loss of your love one. God is almighty and he will see you
through the roughest time of you sorrow. Thinking of you.
Our Prayers goes out to the Cleveland Family, may the Lord be with you all. Bruce was a wonderful
Person. Rest in Peace my friend.
Charlie and Mary Seay
Tammy so sorry for lost, you all are in my prayers.
May our Lord Jesus Christ...
and God our Father... comfort your hearts.
Henry and Charlene Anthony
The Cleveland family has my sympathy.
"We are sorry for your loss" With Sincere Sympathy.
The Family of the late Ms.Bessie H. Sampson
"Words can't explain how much "Dagoo" will be missed from a part of my life as one of my closest friends" Sadly missed by me "Curley Terry"
Simmel "Curley" Terry
Our deepest sympathy to the Cleveland family. We will keep you in our prayers.
Frank & Alice Pride
To the Cleveland Family, we are praying for you all. May the Lord be with you all during this sad time.
Bruce was a good person, so rest in Peace.
Charlie & Mary Seay
We extend our sincerest sympathy during this difficult time of loss and grief.
Waldo E. Johnson, Jr. & Addie B. Carson and family