Bruce Matheny, age 73, of Opelika passed away on Aug. 5, 2022, at EAMC. He retired from Michelin in 2010 after 40 years of service. Bruce is survived by his wife: Jill Matheny, son Stephen Matheny, granddaughters Payton Matheny, Addie Matheny, Sister Teri Spradlen (Eddie), nieces and nephews, brother-in-law and sister-in-law Michael Drain (Carolyn).  Bruce was preceded in death by his parents: Boyd and Inez Matheny, Mother and father-in-law Dewey and Beryl Drain. He was a loving husband, father, and Papa, who focused his life on his family.

In lieu of flowers upon the families request, please send donations to the Animal Health Center in Opelika to provide for the medical needs of stray animals from Lee County and Animal Control intakes.