Claud 'Jake' Bradford

    Memorial services for Claud L. ‘Jake’ Bradford, 89, of Arp, will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under direction of Cottle-Pearson Funeral Home, Overton.

    Mr. Bradford passed away Thursday, May 11, 2017 in a hospice facility in Tyler.    He was born January 17, 1928 in Overton to the late Claud and Opal Harman Bradford. He married Betty Jo Myers September 17, 1966 in La Marque and was a member of Arp Emmanuel Baptist Church. 

    Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Betty Jo Bradford of Arp; three children and their spouses, Claudia Jane and Jimmy Demetrios of Santa Fe, Larry and Jay Bradford of Weatherford and Paula Kay Bradford of Santa Fe; and grandchildren, great grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends.