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John Bradley

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.
Pallbearers 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.
He 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.
He 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.
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