Grandville Bradford, Jr.
Tuesday, 27 December 2011
Grandville "Uncle Bucky" Bradford, Jr., 66, of Temple died Dec. 5 in Temple. Funeral services were at 1 p.m. Dec. 9 at Dossman Funeral Home in Belton with Minister Joe Baisden officiating. Burial was in the Central Texas State Cemetery in Killeen.
Mr. Bradford was born in Temple Nov. 10, 1945 the son of Grandville Weldon, Sr. and Meta Pauline Bradford. He served in the United States Maine Corps and lived in Temple all of his life. He dedicated his life to raising his children who he constantly supported through many of their activities including sports. Every one looked to "Uncle Billy" for help when needed.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Pete Bradford and William Bradford, and three sisters, Polly Nelson, Debbie Bradford and Judy Mae Bradford.
He is survived by one son, Bradley Kyle Bradford, and wife Rebecca of Troy; two daughters, Angela Marie Bradford of Moffat and Ashley Mae Vaughn and husband Trenton, of Temple; one brother, James Bruce Bradford of Rogers, one sister, Mary Jane Crow of Temple and eight grandchildren.
Dossman Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.