Dr OC Bradley Jr

dr oc bradley jr
Funeral services for Dr. O.C. Bradley, Jr., 84, of Hughes Springs will be at 10 AM on Monday, January 18, 2010 at First Baptist Church in Hughes Springs with Rev. Mickey Rorex and Rev. Dan McGuire officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Memorial Park in Hughes Springs under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home, Inc. Dr. Bradley was born on November 18, 1925 in Port Neches, TX to Oscar C. Bradley, Sr. and Inez Bradley and passed away Wednesday, January 14, 2010 into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior. Dr. Bradley was a graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School in Port Arthur, TX and a graduate of East Texas Baptist College in Marshall and Baylor Dental School in Dallas. He was a World War II veteran serving his country as a Marine, a member of First Baptist Church of Hughes Springs where he served as Deacon and Sunday School Teacher. He was a member of Hughes Springs Chamber of Commerce, Lions Club, and the American Legion of Hughes Springs. He served as a Scout Master for 15 years, and served on the Hughes Springs ISD School Board for 9 years and served as President of the First District Dental Association. He practiced Dentistry in Hughes Springs for over 50 years. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Mary Lynn Pratt Bradley of Hughes Springs; one son and daughter-in-law Charlie and Tresa Bradley of Hughes Springs; one daughter and son-in-law Judy and Chris Hitzelberger of Hughes Springs; three granddaughters Jessica Bradley, Terrace Bradley and Brianna Morrow; three great grandchildren Erik Haynes, Eyan Bradley and Garrison Cook. Visitation will be from 2 PM to 5 PM on Sunday afternoon at the Christian Service Center at the First Baptist Church of Hughes Springs where the family will receive family and friends.

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  1. Dr. Bradley was a wonderful man who will be missed. Our condolences to Mrs. Bradley, Charlie and family, and Judy and family.

  2. We are so saddened at the loss of Doc. He was such a good friend and a kind gentleman at all times. He will be greatly missed by our family. He has gone on to his glory now! Know that your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

  3. We just want to let you know that your family is in all of our payers at this time. Continue to look up to God strength and guidance. Love, Cypress Home Care staff/friends.

  4. One of the best men I have ever been around. Doc will be greatly missed by the Ogden family. Our prayers go out to the family.

  5. I will remember DOC as a kind and gentle man who loved the Lord. His presence in our Sunday school class will be greatly missed.May God Bless you in your time of sorrow.

  6. To the Bradley Family, with deepest regrets and condolences and abiding respect. I was fortunate enough to know Dr. Bradley for over 50 years. He was one of the finest Christian Gentlemen and Human Beings that I have been fortunate enough to come to know in my life. He was my dentist and friend from the time that I was three years old. I can truly say that I never heard Dr. Bradley say a cross word or a bad thing about anyone. His loss leaves a void in my soul. May God Bless You All now and in the difficult days ahead. To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die….Matthew Lanagan

  7. Our prayers are with your family. We have very fond memories of a wonderful man who loved his community and it's people.

  8. I know that Uncle Clyde diffently heard 'Well done thou good and faithful servent' when he stepped into heaven Thurs. We are praying for all of you and will see you on Sunday!!

  9. I have so many memories of Doc and Ms. Mary & Judy. Weeikends at Teledo Ben afertnoons at the pool. Judy you and your family are in my prayers. Doc you will be missed.

  10. I am so sorry to hear about Clyde. I have many fond memories of him and your family. It has been a long time since I have seen any of you so hope you remember me. I am Bill and Rita Thomas's daughter. You are in my prayers and thoughts.

  11. May the comfort of God help the family during these difficult times.Uncle Clyde you will be dearly missed.

  12. charlie your dad was one of the fines man I every new, he will will br dearly miss. my prays are with u and your family.

  13. Judy and family,My God wrap his arms around each of you and give you strength during this difficult times. Love to all Jana

  14. Dr. B was such a blessing in my life and those he helped through scouting. His Christian values were good for us to see. What a man! What a life well lived!

  15. Words cannot express the loss I feel for Dr. Bradley. He was truly a blessing to this community and will certainly never be forgotten. May the Lord comfort you as you deal with this great loss… We love you and will be remembering you all in prayer… Love, Jimmy and Janice Reid

  16. Mary Lynn, Charlie, Judy and families. It was such joy to be your next door neigbor and good friends. Doc was one of the best persons I have ever known. Some of my best years were in Hughes Springs. May God Bless and comfort you.

  17. My dearest brother, I miss you every day when I am struggling with the lost of both you and our beloved Bill. Losing one of the brothers make the loss of another one twice as difficult. I know we will all be together again in the glory of our heavenly Father's home but I grieve until then. Please know that I love you all but with a little bit bigger part of my heart to Bill. I miss you, George and Bill just a laughing and telling stories. Guide me in the right path while I remain on earth and greet me when I finally come to call. Love always Mary.

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