Mr. John “Bruce” Thames age 68 of Madison, Florida departed this life Tuesday November 30, 2021 at the Green Park Senior Care Home in Kennesaw. Bruce was born in Gainesville, Florida to the late James Howard and Mary Ann Otte Thames. Bruce was a High School Football Coach in Florida and led his team to 2 State titles, he loved playing Tennis, Golf and going to the beach. Mr. Thames is preceded in death by his Sister and brother- in- law, Margaret and Newton Eunice. Bruce is survived by his sister, Patricia Dryden (Henry) and brother, James “Butch” Howard Thames, Jr., nieces and nephews, “Scooter” Dryden, Beth Dryden, Julie Dryden and Frank Eunice. Poole Funeral Home Woodstock in charge of arraangements.