Bruce Mayor

Rudy Pope is currently serving as Mayor of Bruce, Mississippi. He is married to Sandra Pope. They have five children and eleven amazing grandchildren. He graduated from Noxapater High School, Noxapater, Mississippi, and Mississippi State University where he received his Masters Degree. Rudy is retired from the Calhoun County School System with thirty-two years of service. His career has also included coaching football for twenty-eight years at several high schools across North Mississippi and several years in Newnan, Georgia. He has a passion for antique vehicles and currently has a collection of three antique trucks and six cars. He also enjoys traveling, meeting people, and attending college sporting events. He is an active volunteer for the community of Bruce and participates in all events to better his town. He is an avid Mississippi State Bulldog Fan.