The Newnan Times-Herald


Bruce Pogue

  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Sep. 05, 2018 - 4:23 PM

 Bruce Pogue

The Newnan Times-Herald

Bruce Robert Pogue, 69, of Newnan, husband of Darlene Julia Tapolcai Pogue, died Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at his home.

Born in Westmoreland County, Pa., February 12, 1949, he was a son of the late Richard Lamont and Wilburetta Shorthouse Pogue.  He was a proud Veteran having served in the United States Marines and was retired from NCR in Peachtree City.

Mr. Pogue was preceded in death by a sister, Gloria Reisenhart. 

Surviving in addition to his wife of 43 years are two daughters, Jennifer Lamb and husband Morgan of Lone Oak, Ga. and Kelly Pogue Kelley and husband Michael of Newnan; a son, Christopher Pogue of Newnan; 10 grandchildren; niece, Amanda Kurtz of Phoenix, Ariz.; and a nephew, Steven Kurtz.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday at 3 p.m. from the McKoon Funeral Home Chapel, 38 Jackson Street, with Deacon Jerry Downing officiating.

The family will receive friends Friday at the funeral home from 1 p.m. until the service hour.

For online condolences please visit

McKoon Funeral Home and Crematory    (770) 253-4580