Bryce Norwood Truitt, age 87, of Whaleyville, died Monday, Nov. 18, 2019 at Coastal Hospice At The Lake in Salisbury.
Mr. Truitt was born in Whaleyville and was the son of the late Joseph Truitt and Achsah (Holloway) King.
He was a retired horse trainer and a member of U.S. Trotting Association.
He is survived by a son, Randy N. Truitt and wife, Dawn, of Whaleyville; his companion, Priscilla Nock; two step-daughters, Crystal Nock (Jay Tapman) and Dawn Elliott; six grandchildren, Kristi Reichner, Zachary Truitt, Shara Taylor, Samantha Elliott, Jesssica Elliott and Logan Tapman; two great-grandchildren, Trevor Reichner and Cameron Taylor; a daughter-in-law, Cindy Truitt; and a half brother, George King.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Rhoda M. Truitt in 1985; a son, Bryce A. Truitt; three brothers, Bryan O. Truitt, Joseph Dick Truitt and Charles Truitt; two sisters, Doris Taylor and Elizabeth Taylor; and a grandson, Shane Truitt.
A graveside service was held on Monday, Nov. 25, 2019 at Dale Cemetery in Whaleyville.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Coastal Hospice, P.O. Box 1733, Salisbury, Maryland 21802.
Condolences may be sent by visiting www.bishophastingsfh.com.