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Lorena "Ruth" Lawhorne Bradley
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Birth: Feb. 2, 1923
Amherst County
Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 22, 2012
Lynchburg City
Virginia, USA

Ruth Lawhorne Bradley, 89, of Amherst, passed away on Thursday, November 22, 2012 at Lynchburg General Hospital. Ruth was preceded in death by her husband, Tribble Worth Bradley. Born on February 2, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Nettie and Dauphus Lawhorne. Ruth is survived by one daughter, Brenda Bryant; two sons, Michael Bradley and wife, Debbie; Eldon Bradley and wife, Sue; a sister, Essie Laum; a brother, Earl Byers and wife, Margaret; eight grandchildren, Jan Ratliff, Kristin Wood, Angie Bradley, Stephanie Cheatham, Cindy Maddox, Melissa Mays, Mikki Leadem, and Mallory Evans; and twelve great-grandchildren. The family would like to extend special thanks to her caregivers, Wilma Sandidge and Rebecca Rogers. Ruth was a lifelong resident of Amherst County. She was a member of Midway Baptist Church, and was in the church choir. She was an EMT for Pedlar Rescue Squad and a member of the ladies auxilliary. Ruth was also active in Ageless Wonders and the RETREADS. The family requests that friends choosing to make donations consider Pedlar Volunteer Fire & Rescue Squad, 4893 Lexington Turnpike, Amherst, VA 24521. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, November 25th at 2:00 PM at Midway Baptist Church, 4695 Lexington Tnpk with the Rev. Arnold Bradley officiating. The church will be open at 1:00 PM for viewing. Interment will follow at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to Driskill Funeral Chapel, 201 Grandview Dr., Amherst, VA 24521. 434/946-5529. Online condolences may be made at

Published in The News & Advance on November 24, 2012 
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  Tribble Worth Bradley (1919 - 2003)
Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church Cemetery
Fancy Hill
Amherst County
Virginia, USA
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Record added: Nov 24, 2012
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Lorena Ruth <i>Lawhorne</i> Bradley
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- Stephanie Nichols
 Added: Nov. 24, 2012

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