Gerald Bradford, 75, of Town Creek, Alabama passed away Tuesday, January 17, 2023 at his residence in Town Creek, AL. Visitation will be from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Thursday, January 19, 2023 at Lawrence Funeral Home. The funeral service will be at 11:00 AM on Friday, January 20, 2023 at Lawrence Funeral Home with Josh Horton and Larry Crumpton officiating. Burial will be at Old Liberty Cemetery in the Loosier Community.
Born on February 19, 1947 to Loys and Etta Norton Bradford, Gerald enjoyed hunting, fishing, and farming. More importantly Gerald enjoyed spending time with his grandkids.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years Ruby Skelton Bradford; children, Chad (Cortney) Bradford, Nick Bradford; grandchildren, Colin Bradford, Izzy Bradford, Presley Bradford; sisters, Mary Ann Thrasher, Joyce Bradford, Julie Cole; brothers, Ricky (Darlene) Bradford, Burrell (Faye) Bradford; and several nieces, nephews, and extended family.
Gerald is preceded in death by his father, Loys Bradford; mother, Etta Bradford; daughter, Jennifer Bradford; brother, Kennon Bradford; brother, Harold Bradford; brother, Loys Bradford jr.; brother, John Bradford; brother, Douglas Bradford; sister, Mavis Hunt.
Pallbearers will be Mark Bradford, Jonathan Bradford, Joseph Bradford, Kenny Parker, Brad Bradford, Burt Bradford, Jason Lindsey, Brian Thrasher. Honary Pallbearers will be Billy Maples, Don Bradford, Charles Rose, David Charles, Greg Overton, Ronnie Lindsey, Gwen Dutton, and Jim Hannah.
The family extends special thanks to Mcelroy Medical, Clearview Cancer Insitute, Compassus Hospice Care, and Dr. Heather Brody.