Funeral services for Edward Earl "Ed" Bradley, 77 are set for two o'clock in the afternoon on Monday, January 16, 2012 at McPeters Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Merl Dixon and James Moffitt officiating.
Mr. Bradley died at his residence on Saturday, January 14, 2011 with his family at his bedside. He was born on Thursday, January 10, 1935 to the late M.C. "Mutt" and Edith Benjamin Bradley. During his life, he served his country in the U.S. Army, was a truck driver for the Corinth Street Department, from which he retired after 13 years, and was partners with his brothers in Bradley's Body Shop. During his spare time he enjoyed fishing, working in the yard, watching NASCAR, and spending time with his family. He put his faith in the words written in the Holy Bible.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Carter, Abram Nelson "Red", Amos and Maurice Bradley; and two nephews, Jason and Steve Bradley, the sons of Maurice.
He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Clara Jewel Bradley; two sons, Eric Bradley and wife Kim, and Randy Lane Odle; one brother, Danny Bradley and wife Sue; three sisters, Clara Bennett and husband Johnny, Joyce Holley and husband Jimmy, and Jeanette Kirk; four grandchildren, Morgan and Paige Bradley, and Brandon and Joshua Odel; special friend, Raymond Glidewell; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of friends.
Visitation will be on Sunday, January 15 from 5:00 P.M. till 8:00 P.M. and from 9:00 A.M. till service time on Monday.
Condolences for the family may be left at www.mcpetersfuneraldirectors.com.