Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at White-Ranson Funeral Home, with the
Revs. Drew Hayes and James Westbrook officiating. Burial will follow in
East View Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the hour of services Friday.
will be Ed Griffin, Joe Sergerson, John Bell, Wayne Jackson, Hugh Wade,
Don Cunningham, Cy Harris, Eugene Fletcher, Barry Adams and Steve
Walker. Honorary pallbearers will be Bill Stevenson, Edward Myers,
Robert Wood, Bill Burkett, Quentin Boyett and Paul Jarnigan.
The family requests that memorials be made to First Cumberland Presbyterian Church or the charity of the donor’s choice.
was born April 7, 1921, in Weakley County, son of the late Coley Elmo
and Lydia Johnnie (Hazelwood) Bradley. He married the former Sara Glenn
Jones Aug. 26, 1943. She survives. He was a retired U.S. Postal Service
clerk and rural mail carrier, having been employed in that job for 33
years. A U.S. Army veteran, he served in the 320th engineer battalion in
the European theater during World War II. He was a member of First
Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Union City, where he was an elder and
Sunday school teacher and was president of the Snider Sunday School
Class. A 50-year Mason, he was a member of the American Legion. He had
served on the Union City Housing Authority for several years. He was
also an avid fisherman and golfer and was a loyal Atlanta Braves fan.
is also survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Glenda Carol and
Harold Cozart of Union City; his granddaughter and her husband, Harriet
Elaine and Steve Buter of Oak Ridge, N.C.; his great-grandson, Silas
Lawrence Buter of Oak Ridge, N.C.; his sister, Effie Wright of Martin;
and several nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by his granddaughter, Whitney Glenn Cozart; and his brother, Coley Elmo Bradley Jr.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.