Jack Bradberry, 87, of Center

Jack Bradberry, 87, of Center, passed away October 2, 2018, at his residence.


Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, October 5, 2018, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center with Pastor Sherry Harding officiating.  Interment will follow at Shelbyville Cemetery in Shelbyville.  Visitation will be held prior to the service, beginning at 1:00 p.m.


Mr. Bradberry was born July 13, 1931, in Shelby County, to Ray Bradberry and Margarete Cannon Bradberry.  He retired from Bayer Corporation after 28 years of service.  An avid outdoorsman, Mr. Bradberry enjoyed hunting, fishing and raising cattle.  Traveling was also among his favorite things to do.  He was a Past Worthy Patron of Order of Eastern Star #342.  Mr. Bradberry was also a member of Sam Houston Masonic Lodge #32 in Shelbyville for 65 years, where he served as Past Worshipful Master. He was also a longtime member El Mina Shrine in Galveston.


He is survived by

Wife of 67 years: Billye Bradberry


Son: Billy Frank Bradberry and wife, Reatha



Jessica Bradberry

Jacklyn Bradberry

Jace Bradberry and Reece Beard


Great Granddaughter: Brooklyn Faith Adams



Charles Bradberry and wife, Sharon

Marcy Bradberry and wife, Robin


Niece: Amanda Bradberry Firth


Preceded in death by

Son: Jack E. Bradberry

Great Granddaughter: Emily Hope Adams

Parents: Ray Bradberry and Margarete Cannon Bradberry


Pallbearers will be members of Sam Houston Masonic Lodge #32.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Shelbyville Cemetery, PO Box 453, Shelbyville, Texas 75973.


Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com