Pastor Bruce E. Rivers
April 1955 – February 2021
Pastor Bruce E. Rivers, a resident of Los Banos, CA, passed away February 12, 2021. He was born April 16, 1955. Bruce was the Sr. Pastor of Mount Moriah Baptist Church in Dos Palos, CA. Pastor Rivers grew up on the Monterey peninsula in Seaside, CA where he attended Seaside High School and Monterey Peninsula College as football stand out. He furthered his education by attending Laney College in Oakland, CA and El Camino College in Southern California, graduating from California State University at Northridge.
Pastor Rivers was a founding charter member of the Sigma fraternity at CSU Northridge. He worked as a Sound Engineer for the late recording artist Natalie Cole. He was an ordained pastoral member of the Southern Baptist Convention. Pastor Rivers was a member of the CURE Net National Pastors Network and a featured speaker on pro-life issues.
Pastor Bruce is survived by his loving wife of 19 years Emily Rivers, his children, and grandchildren.
Funeral Service will be held February 20, 2021 at 12:30PM at Mount Moriah Baptist Church, 21372 Reynolds Ave., Dos Palos, CA.
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