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July 26, 1963 – March 14, 2023

Bruce Edward Faulkner, Sr., 59, of Dinwiddie, VA, departed this life on March 14, 2023. Born and raised in Petersburg, VA, he is preceded in death by his father, John William Faulkner, Jr. He is survived by his mother, Peggy Gay Faulkner; sons, Bruce Edward Faulkner, Jr. and his girlfriend, Heather, and Matthew William Faulkner and his wife, Sarah; daughter, Ashley Marie Faulkner; three granddaughters, Penelope, Skylar, and Kinley; his fiancĂ©, Kristine Bolinsky; brother, Johnny Faulkner and his fiancĂ©, Dayna Shawkey; nieces, Melissa Gayle Faulkner (son, Noah), Megan Nicole Faulkner (daughters, Emily and Nevaeh). Bruce was a friend to many and lived by his slogan, “Trust Bruce!”. He was a plumber for many years and worked with his father at K&J Plumbing. A funeral service will be conducted at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, March 24, 2023, at the Dinwiddie Chapel of J.T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at the funeral home immediately following the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.