W. E. "Slim" Bradshaw, age 93, of Talco passed away Sunday September 9, 2012 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday September 13, 2012 at the First Baptist Church in Talco with Bro. John Hines officiating. Interment will follow at Talco Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Curry-Welborn Funeral Home.
Mr. Bradshaw was born February 8, 1919 in Childers, TX, the son of Harvey Bradshaw and Bessie Dillard. He was a member of the Firsy Baptist Church in Talco and served in the United States Air Corp.
He is survived by his wife, Gabie Gene McFerrin Bradshaw of Talco; sons, Bill Bradshaw and wife Christy of Talco and Butch Bradshaw; two daughters, Jean Parker and husband Ronald of Sugar Hill and Sharon Johnson of Hereford; two sisters, Katie M. and Bennie M., both of CA; six grandchildren, Deloris and Michael Carrion, Lonena Parker, Ronnie Parker, Kimberly Parker, Moriah and Arnol Garcia and Marissa Bradshaw; five great-grandchildren, Michael Carrion, Brooklyn Carrion, Gaberial Carrion, Jaden Carrion and Yocelin Garcia.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Terry Bradshaw; a daughter, Stella Pearson; three brothers, Gerald Bradshaw, Wallace Bradshaw and Walter Gene Bradshaw; a sister, Gertrude Manusco and three grandchildren, Christopher Carrion, Kevin Handley and Wallace Ray Handley.