Bruce Alan Graves, 66 of Springfield, passed away in his home, surrounded by loved ones, on January 22, 2023.

“Mr. Groves,” as he was known by his students, taught middle school and high school mathematics in several school districts in Missouri, to include Macks Creek, Chadwick, Strafford and Galena school districts. Bruce also had a knack for designing and creating things.  He was also known as a gamer extraordinaire, board games, card games, video games. 

Bruce is survived by his loving life’s companion Tina George and his brother James Graves, a medical biologist at the University of Detroit.

Please join the family on Saturday January 28, 2023, at 2:30 pm for the graveside services at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens to honor the life of Bruce Graves.

In lieu of flowers please consider donations to the American Cancer Society, a cause that meant a lot to him.