Obit: Harold Bradford

Obit: Harold Bradford

September 14th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

RINGGOLD Harold "Pop" Bradford, 70, died Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013 in a local hospital.He had been a resident of Ringgold for the past 45 years and was of the Baptist faith. Mr. Bradford retired from the state of Georgia after 20 years with Walker Correctional Institute and worked at Lovell Field as a lineman with several years of service before his retirement.He was preceded in death by his parents, Buff and Ann Collins Bradford; a daughter, Sherry Darlene Bradford; sisters, Nancy Forester and Maxine Yates; brothers, Bill Bradford and Richard Bradford.Survivors are his loving wife of 51 years, Bernice Bradford; daughters, Kathy Hood and Rhonda Pierce, both of Ringgold; brother, Edsel Bradford, Chattanooga; sister, Ernstine Gibson, Gainesville, Ga.; grandchildren, Heath (Jenny) Hood, Drew (Whitney) Hood, Tyler "Bear" Pierce, and Kyle Pierce; one great-grandchild, Kylie Skye Hood.Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home chapel with Dr. John Crawford and Rev. Wendall Babb officiating.Interment in Hawkins Cemetery.Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort with the family and view the memorial tribute.The family will receive friends from 3-8 p.m. today and after noon Sunday at Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.