Charlie D. Bradford, 59, passed away April 26, 2021. Charles was born Oct. 17, 1961 to Joe N. Bradford and Hattie Bell Austin.
He attended Mabank public schools and participated in athletics and music. He played football and was very outstanding in leading the Mabank Panthers to many victories.
After graduating he attended Henderson County Junior College and participated in the HCJC band. Charlie was a Maestro keyboardist. He played for many groups and churches.
Charlie was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by brothers Joe W. Bradford (Debra) of Dallas and Floy J. Bradford and wife Margaret of Gun Barrel City and sister Myrtle E. Littles and husband Glenn of Waco.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. May 7, 2021 at New Generation Baptist Church in Dallas. Interment will follow at Mason Ranch Cemetery in Gun Barrel City. Pallbearers will be Glenn A. Littles, II, Robert Mollette, Kevin J. Bradford, Deatrick Edmonds, Brian Handy, Christopher Vance and Dee Davis.
Arrangements are under the direction of W. H. Littles & Sons Mortuary.