Obituaries – September 6, 2007

Willie Johnson Bradshaw

Services for Mrs. Bradshaw will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Dr. Larry Locke officiating. Interment will be in Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 10 a.m. to noon and 6-8 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. until services Saturday.

Mrs. Bradshaw, 96, of Lebanon, died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2007, at Summit Medical Center. She was a homemaker and a member of College Hills Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William Ferrell Johnson and Bessie Thompson Johnson; her husband, Charles Nelson Bradshaw; twin sisters, Ione Phillips and Lucille Gossett; an infant sister; and her brother, Ferrell "Penny" Johnson.

Survivors include: her daughters, Linda (James F. Jr.) Key of Lebanon and Alice (Dr. Don L.) Gaines of Brentwood; three cousins, Elizabeth Guithlein of Gladeville, Janie Bullard of Georgia and Edward Vance of Colorado; nieces and nephews; and many dear friends.

Pallbearers will be family and friends. Honorary pallbearers will be sons-in-law, the ladies Bible class of College Hills Church of Christ, Vivian Norton, Katie Smith, Doris Jones and Arthur Nichols.


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