Buford Mason Bradley, 84, of Happy Hollow Road, Newport, departed this life at his home during the past week-end. Born in Craig County, on December 22, 1926, he was a son of the late Johnny Paris and Glenna Mae Woods Bradley. He was retired from VPI in Blacksburg and was preceded in death by his wife, Inez Hudson Bradley.
He is survived by his sisters and brothers-in-law Mary Frances and Frank Hutchison of Salem, Hazel Darlene and William Bowes of Chesapeake, and Betty Ann and Richard Thomas of Falls Branch, TN; his step daughters and husbands Bunny and Billy Clifton of Bassett and Jackie and Joe Henry of Tullahoma, TN.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday, January 7, 2011 at 2:00 PM in Level Green Christian Church in Craig County with Pastor Mike Whitaker officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church two hours before the services. In lieu of flowers the family requests that contributions be made to the funeral expenses at Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St. (P O Box 38) Pembroke, Virginia 24136. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.