Christopher Allen Bruce, 13, of Fort Smith entered into rest and received his wings on Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, after a long battle with cancer. He was born March 15, 2000, in Fort Smith.

He is survived by his parents, David Allen Bruce and April Bruce of Fort Smith; his paternal grandparents, David and Brenda Bruce of Alma; his maternal grandparents, Charles and Sandra Kraft of Fort Smith; and great-grandmothers, Edna Kraft of Oxnard, Calif., and Margret Reynolds of Fort Smith.

Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Monday at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Chapel with interment to follow at Gregory Cemetery in Alma under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.

Pallbearers will be Marvin Huff, Jeff Huff, Colby McCohony, Joseph Huff, Bruce Waters and Mitchell Huff. Honorary pallbearers will be Charles Kraft, David Bruce and Payton Bruce.

The family will visit with friends from 2 to 4 p.m. today at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home, 4100 Alma Highway, Van Buren.

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