Gloria Bradford

Gloria K. Bradford
February 19, 1930-
January 20, 2013
Gloria, the oldest of three daughters born to James K. Bradford and Olivia Sweeney Bradford, died in Oakland, California after a long illness. She graduated from Booker T. Washington High School and Prairie View University. She was the first African American to graduate from University of Texas School of Law.
She is survived by her two sisters, Jamie Bradford Mitchell and Edith Bradford King, her cousin Flossie Bradford Lewis, and nieces, Anne and Frances King and Gail Mitchell O'Brian.
A memorial service will be held at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 3530 Wheeler St, on Saturday February 23, 2013 at 1:00 PM. Contributions in her memory may be made to the Gloria Bradford Society at the University of Texas School of Law, 727 East Dean Keeton St., Austin Texas 78705.

Published in Houston Chronicle on Feb. 22, 2013