TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Oct 17, 2018

Nashville lawyer William Billington Bruce died Oct. 12. A graduate of Father Ryan High School and Vanderbilt University, Bruce enlisted in the Air Force and served during the Vietnam War. Following an honorable discharge, he entered the University of Tennessee Law School, graduating in 1973. Bruce built a successful law practice and practiced for nearly four decades. He also was active in the community, serving on the Criminal Justice Act Panel and co-founding the Oasis Center. Visitation services will be held tomorrow from 4-8 p.m. at Woodlawn-Roesch-Patton Funeral Home and starting at 11 a.m. on Friday at Christ the King Catholic Church. A funeral mass will follow at 1 p.m. Friday.