A kind and gentle soul gained his Heavenly wings Friday, Nov. 29. He was a devoted father, helped the poor and a devoted Christian. He was born in West Virginia, the son of Oliver and Anna Victoria Lipscomb. Preceded in death by son, John Bryce; wife, Orpha; devoted son-in-law, Maurice Rose; brothers, Luther, Howard, Alvin and Earl; and sisters, Merle, Dorothy, Gay and Esther. He leaves behind three daughters, Lois Rose, Betty (Brett) Harsh and Amy (Bob) Huston; grandsons, Douglas and Nathan Krummel and William Huston; granddaughters, Nicole Jones, Amber Justice and Angela Huston; numerous great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews who adored their Uncle Bryce. Family and friends are welcome to visit Tuesday, Dec. 3, from 2-3:30 p.m. at Cox-McNulty Funeral Home, 222 Norton Ave., Barberton, OH 44203.