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Directors: Bruce Bragg & David Bastock.

Bruce Bragg


I am passionate about helping families in our community through loss, with my compassion and experience as a 5th generation Funeral Director.

Bruce Bragg is a fifth generation funeral director, I have worked as a funeral director for over 35 years at my family’s company in Shirley prior to its sale to a national group and the retirement of its directors. I am delighted to be back as the only member of Shirley’s original independent family funeral directors in the profession i love, together with the Bastock family.

It is my privilege to support local families and the wider community with my wealth of experience.


YEAR 2010-2015

General Manager at Thomas Bragg and Sons .

YEAR 2019 – present

Joint owner of Bastock and Bruce Ltd. Funeral Directors.