Mr. Bryan Keith Bradley, resident of Wynne, Arkansas, departed this life on Friday, May 4, 2018, at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock at the age of 54. He was born at Cross County Hospital in Wynne on Friday, January 3, 1964, the son of Mr. Jim Bradley and Mrs. Mary “Dean” Bradley.
Bryan was a 1982 graduate of Wynne High School, and attended Crowley’s Ridge Technical Institute in Forrest City. Bryan and Barbara Lee Searcy were united in marriage on October 21, 1994. Mr. Bradley was an auto body technician and electrician, and loved to hunt and fish. He was a member of Vanndale Baptist Church.
Mr. Bradley was preceded in death by his father, Jim Bradley; and a granddaughter, Stephanie Turner.
He is survived by his loving wife of 23 years, Barbara Bradley of the home; his mother, Dean Bradley of Wynne; two stepsons, Don Burton and his wife, Lea, of Wynne and Jeremy Burton and his wife, Carrie, of Wynne; a stepdaughter, Donna Keeling and her husband, Tommy Dale, of Forrest City; a brother, Kevin Bradley and his wife, Alison, of Fayetteville; two sisters, Vicki Witcher and her husband, Phillip, of Wynne and Lesia Hicks and her husband, Terry, of Wynne; five grandchildren, Tyler Burton, Cody Burton, Hailey Palmer, Jerry Don Burton, and Waylon Burton; five great-grandchildren; two nephews, Calen Witcher and Jerame McDaniel; two nieces, Brooke Sefers and her husband, Joey, and Kelsea Stevenson and her husband, Alex; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, in the Thompson-Wilson Funeral Home chapel in Wynne with Reverend Glenn Hicks officiating. Interment will follow in Vanndale Cemetery.
Friends may visit at the funeral home from 12:30 p.m. to service time.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers are Calen Witcher, Jerame McDaniel, Mark Sanders, Steve Rushing, David Slocum, and Dean Searcy. Honorary pallbearers are Phillip Witcher and Don Burton.
Donations may be made in Bryan’s honor to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.