Donald Bradshaw

BELMONT - Donald Avory Bradshaw Jr., 34, of 315 Beaty Drive, died Jan. 11, 2013, at home.

He was born in Gaston County and was preceded in death by his grandfather, Paul Bradshaw; his uncle, Daniel Bradshaw; and his aunt, Faye Bolding.

He is survived by his father, Donald Bradshaw Sr. and wife, Debra of Gastonia, and his mother, Kathy Oglesby of the home; stepfather, Ronald Henson Sr. of Gastonia; his fiancée, Caycee Adams of Mount Holly; three daughters, Nadya, Brinkley, and Aaliyah Bradshaw all of Gastonia; two sisters, Stephanie Sutton of Kings Moun-tain, and Katie Angley and her husband Mike of Gastonia; four brothers, Ronald Henson Jr. and fiancée, Brandee Mauney of Mount Holly, Jason Henson, Wayne Bradshaw and his wife, Amy, and Ronald Wayne Henson, all of Gastonia; grandparents, Margie Bradshaw of Gastonia, and Jerry and Barbara Oglesby of Belmont; special cousin, Ryan Bradshaw; three aunts, Dee Yarborough, Linda Payseur, and Crystal Oglesby; and two uncles, JD Bradshaw and Wayne Oglesby.

A service to celebrate the life of Mr. Bradshaw will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday at Lighthouse Full Gospel Church, Mount Holly with the Rev. Herman Winkler officiating.

Burial will be at Pineview Cemetery in Mount Holly.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made at any branch of Wells Fargo Bank to the Donnie Memorial Fund (c/o Ryan Bradshaw).

Woodlawn Funeral Home, Mount Holly is serving the family.

Published in Gaston Gazette from Jan. 14 to Jan. 15, 2013