Jerry Wilson Bradley, 75, Gallipolis, Ohio passed away Saturday, August 14, 2021 in Holzer Medical Center, Gallipolis, Ohio. Jerry was born December 26, 1945 in Cynthiana, Kentucky, son of the late Woodrow Wilson and Ina Mae (Hamm) Bradley. He retired from the Kyger Creek Power Plant and was a member of Gallipolis Elks Lodge #107, NRA and the Grumpy Peddlers Bike Club. He was a former member of Gallia County Bass Busters, Goldwing Road Riders Association Chapter C-2, Gallipolis and Vinton Baptist Church, Vinton, Ohio.
Jerry married Dorothy Carleen (Crace) Bradley April 9, 2005 in Vinton, Ohio who survives. He is also survived by children: Shelli (Bryan) Barnette, Point Pleasant, West Virginia; Todd (Lisa) Bradley, Gallipolis, Ohio and Chris (Andrea) Crace, Tampa, Florida; grandchildren: Austin Bradley, Brianne (Zach) Haner, Seth (Emily) Forgey, Brandon Pickens, Brenton Barnette, Sterett Crace and Duke Crace; great-grandchildren: Peyton Haner, Conrad Forgey, Ellason Forgey and Anneliese Ross. In addition, he is survived by brother, Larry (Janie) Bradley, Gallipolis, Ohio; special nieces and nephews, Debbie, Jimmy, Chloe, Cory, Kim, Johnny, Brad, Hannah, Maeson, Joey, Robbie, Katie, Jaden, Denise, Colton, Riley, Brittany, Karlena and a host of other nieces, nephews and special friends who were near and dear to his heart as well as his fur baby, Sadie Mae.
In addition to his parents, Jerry was preceded in death by his wife, Connie F. North Bradley January 2, 2004; grandson, Kyle Forgey; granddaughter, Kayla JoLynne Pickens; sister and brother-in-law, Inita and Ken Parks and nephew, Larry Wayne Bradley.
Jerry loved life, his family and would do anything for anyone. His trips to Bergoo with family and friends, riding side by sides, cooking for his crew, and telling stories around the campfire. Jerry always had a smile on his face and lived life to the fullest. He will be missed by many.
Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 PM Sunday, August 22, 2021 in the McCoy-Moore Funeral Home, Wetherholt Chapel, Gallipolis, Ohio with Rev. Alfred Holley officiate. Burial will follow in Bethel Cemetery, Gallipolis, Ohio. Friends and family may call at the funeral home 12:00-2:00 PM Sunday prior to the service.
In lieu of floral arrangements, the family suggest memorial donations in honor of a special friend battling ALS to The ALS Foundation 1300 Wilson Blvd Suite 600 Arlington VA 22209 or by visiting www.als.org
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