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Graham Luther Bradshaw Jr.

Mr. Graham Luther Bradshaw Jr. of 3243 Cedar Grove Road, Alton passed away Saturday, May 5, 2012, at his home. 

He was born in Halifax County on Sept. 2, 1918 and was 93 years old. 

He was a retired tobacco farmer and served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. Mr. Bradshaw was a member of Alton Baptist Church.

Mr. Graham Luther Bradshaw Jr. is survived by devoted family caregivers, Lloyd and Patricia Bradshaw, Merle B. Osborne and Wayne and Harriett Bradshaw and a number of nieces and nephews. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Graham Luther Bradshaw Sr. and Berta Loftis Bradshaw; two sisters, Margie B. Fowlkes and Helen B. Vernon; and one brother, Winston Bradshaw.

Visitation will be held for Mr. Bradshaw at Alton Baptist Church on Monday, May 7, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. and at other times at the home. 

A graveside service will follow at 11 a.m. at Alton Baptist Church cemetery with the Rev. Robin Dunn officiating. 

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Marsha’s Home Care for providing compassionate care by Marsha Wood, Willie Canada and Joann Townsend. The family also would like to extend a thank you for care previously given by Karen Clark.

The family requests that those wishing to give memorials consider Hospice of Virginia, 202 Clark Street, Farmville, VA 23901 or Alton Baptist Church, P.O. Box 11, Alton, VA 24520.

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