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Deacon Norris L. Bradley

November 4, 1936 June 24, 2018
Deacon Norris  L.  Bradley
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Deacon Norris L. Bradley was born on November 4, 1936 in Savannah, Georgia, son of the late Herman Bradley and Fannie Harvey Bradley. The family moved to New Jersey when he was five years old and spent remainder of his life in Elizabeth. He attended Thomas Jefferson High School. After high school, he started his boxing career as a Golden Gloves fighter.

He was employed by the Head Start program for 5 years and was Head of Food Services at UTCAO, Inc., retiring in 2006. Previously, he was a Long Distance Truck Driver at Red Ball Trucking Company in Elizabeth for 20 years.

Deacon Bradley received Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior. He was a Deacon, former Chairman of the Trustee Board and a part of the Transportation Ministry for Glorious Hope Missionary Baptist Church.

As an avid sports fan, his favorite football team was the Dallas Cowboys, basketball team was L.A. Lakers and baseball team L. A. Dodgers. He enjoyed watching Western and Thriller movies.

Deacon Bradley had the biggest heart and would help tirelessly and enjoyed serving others. He always gave people a smile and was a joy to be around. He was a man of few words with a calming and friendly personality.On Sunday, June 24, 2018, Deacon Norris L. Bradley entered into eternal rest at the age of eighty-one.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Patricia Irwin. Deacon Bradley leaves to cherish his loving and lasting memory, wife, Church Mother Rebecca Ann Bright-Bradley; daughter, Gail Walker and husband, Frankie; sons: Lawrence Bright and wife, Donna and Robert Bradley and wife, Joyce; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; as well as a host of dear relatives and friends.


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Visitation

Thursday

28

Jun

10:00 AM 6/28/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 6/28/2018 11:00:00 AM
Glorious Hope Missionary Baptist Church

88-90 1st Street
Elizabeth, NJ 0000

Glorious Hope Missionary Baptist Church
88-90 1st Street Elizabeth 0000 NJ
United States

Service

Thursday

28

Jun

11:00 AM 6/28/2018 11:00:00 AM
Glorious Hope Missionary Baptist Church

88-90 1st Street
Elizabeth, NJ 0000

Glorious Hope Missionary Baptist Church
88-90 1st Street Elizabeth 0000 NJ
United States

cemetery

Thursday

28

Jun

Rosehill Cemetery

792 E. Edgar Road
Linden, NJ 07036

Rosehill Cemetery
792 E. Edgar Road Linden 07036 NJ
United States
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