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Obituary for Bonnie Gladys Bradley (Higdon)

Bonnie Higdon Bradley, 89, of Franklin, passed away on Saturday, October 3, 2020.

A native of Jackson County, she was the daughter of the late Fred and Kate Williams Higdon. She lived in Macon County most of her life and was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church. Bonnie was very instrumental in getting the Higdon genealogy historical book to print. She enjoyed working in her yard, gardening and she loved helping children. Bonnie was proud to acquire her LPN license, especially with a seventh-grade education. She spent years caring for others and training others who would become nurses also. In addition to her parents, Bonnie was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Boone Bradley; a son, Kelly Bradley; a grandson, James Bradley; brothers, Troy, Coy and Bill Higdon; and sisters, Ruby Speed, Ivalee Clouse, Ruth Oden and Rachel Pollard.

She is survived by two sons, Floyd A. Bradley (Gail) of Franklin and James Dale Bradley of Bostic, NC; brother, Robert Higdon of Franklin; and two sisters, Virginia Howard of Omak, WA. and Mildred Bradley of Commerce, GA. Bonnie also has three grandchildren, Doug Bradley, Alan Bradley, and Cora Bradley; and four great grandchildren surviving.

Funeral Service will be 11am, Wednesday, October 7, at Oak Grove Baptist Church. Rev. Steve Reeves and Rev. Judson Hall will officiate. Burial will be in the Oak Grove Baptist Church cemetery.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service on Wednesday, October 7, at Oak Grove Baptist Church.

Memorials can be made to the Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, C/O Faye Bishop, 73 3rd Street, Franklin, NC 28734.

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Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.