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Bruton, Elsa Jane, 81, a resident of Montgomery, AL, passed away after a lengthy illness on Thursday, January 18, 2018. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. at St. Peter's Catholic Church, 219 Adams Avenue, Montgomery, AL, with Rev. J. Francis Sofie and Deacon James Labadie officiating. Burial at Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo, AL will follow at 2:45 p.m. Visitation will be on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Leak-Memory Chapel, with rosary at 7:00 p.m. Jane was a registered nurse for 23 years at Jackson Hospital and, after retirement, worked as a school nurse for the Montgomery Board of Education. In recent years, Jane volunteered at C.O.P.E. and Maxwell AFB Pharmacy. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Carl Bruton, Sr. and her three sisters, Edythe, Phyllis and Sandra. She is survived by sons, Carl Bruton, Jr. (Sally) and Mark Bruton (Christine); daughters, Cathy Wheat and Susan Corrigan; brothers, John Blount and Grady Price Blount (Kit); twelve grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and numerous nephews and nieces. The family would like to give a special thanks to Dr. Scott McDaniel, Dr. Fred Hunker, and the Staff at the Montgomery Cancer Center for their exceptional care of our mother. Memorial contributions can be made to C.O.P.E. (Counseling Outreach for Pregnancy Emergency), 2158 Madison Avenue, Montgomery, AL. Arrangements entrusted to Leak-Memory Chapel, www.leak-mc.com.