Mr. William Franklin Bradley, age 63 of Summerville passed away Tuesday, August 5th at his residence. Mr. Bradley was born on February 26, 1945 in Walker County and was employed by Hays Correctional Institute and a member of the Calvary Baptist Church and a veteran of the United States Army. Mr. Bradley was preceded in death by his parents, Henry Thomas and Luttie Bell Wooten Bradley, Brothers, James,Edward, and Hugh Bradley, Sister Dorothy Durham, Granddaughter, bree Phillips, grandson Brad Phillips and a grandaughter, Blake Money… He is surrvived by his wife Kathy Bradley of Summerville, son Chris Whisenant of Montgomery, AL., Daughters Melanie Searcy of Cartersville, and Julie Snider of Summerville a grandson Will Whisenant of Statham, granddaughters, Kinsey Money , Beth Dodd , Gail Dodd of Summerville, Grandson Matthew Snider of Dalton, Granddaughters Brooke and Kariah Snider of Summerville. brothers Lebron Bradley of Flintstone, and LeRoy Bradley of Chickamauga, Sisters Pauline Hixon and Mamie Hartline of Trion and Brenda Kimbro Chattanooga, Tn , Several nieces and nephews also survived… Funeral Services will be ConductedThursday August 7 at 2 PM from the funeral chapel of the Erwin-Petitt Funeral Home with Rev. Danny Decker officiating. Interment will be in the Summerville Cemetery.
Mr. Bradley will lie in state Wednesda at the Erwin-Petitt Funeral Hoome wher the family will receive frineds form 6 to 9 PM
Pallbearers will be Ealr Watkins, Ragen Black, Tim Clark, Donald Dixion, Clay Borman and Tim Hatcher. Honorary Pallbearers will be the men of Clavary Baptist Church friends and neighbors of Hinton and Taylor Streets, Employees of Hays Correctional Institute and Dr. Doug Caron.
Erwin Pettit funeral home is in charge of arrangements for Mr. William Franklin Bradley who passed away on Tuesday