Jesse Calvin Bradford, age 86, of Muscle Shoals, passed away Friday, July 19, 2013. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 2-3:30 p.m. at Morrison Funeral Home, Tuscumbia. The funeral service will follow at 3:30 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Dr. Tom Whatley and great-nephew Chuck Bradford officiating. A private committal service will follow at Colbert Memorial Gardens.
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Jesse was a native of Muscle Shoals, and a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving in World War II. He was owner and operator of Mr. Jess' Beauty Salon and a member of First Southern Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Walker and Hudie Mae Nesbitt Bradford, brother, Charles Edward Bradford, and sister, Margaret Earline Bradford.
He is survived by his sisters, Dorothy Bradford Branscome, and Regina Bradford Cameron Thompson (Tommy).
Pallbearers are Chuck Bradford, John Bradford, Cameron Dale, Merle Dale, Max Eady and Tommy Thompson.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind, 1209 Fort Lashley Ave, Talladega, AL 35160, or a
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Published in Florence Times Daily on July 22, 2013