Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

Obituaries

November 24, 2012

Sharon L. Bradford 1948-2012

SEYMOUR, IND. — Sharon L. Bradford, 63, of Seymour, Ind., passed away Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, in Schneck Medical Center.

She was born Nov. 29, 1948, in John’s Run, Ky., and was a daughter of the late Fred and Lois Eileen Hall Bradford.

She is survived by her sisters, Carla (Ronald) Clester, Sheila (Robert) Carr and Lisa (Roger) Collier, and several nieces and nephews.

She had been employed at the Barge Line in Louisville for many years and retired from Kobelco Metal Powder of America after 15 years of service, where she was director of Human Resources. When Kobelco announced its closing, she worked tirelessly to find jobs for those being laid off.

She was a member of the Greater Seymour Chamber of Commerce board for six years, having the office of vice chair and serving on the Education Committee. As a member of the chamber board she was not timid about expressing her ideas, which were always progressive, or backing them up with her willingness to be a worker bee to see them implemented. She single-handly organized the first breakfast for students on the morning of their SATs and brought workers from Kobelco to help with the event. She served both the chamber and the community well. She was also a member of the Jackson County Human Resource Committee, where she was co-chairman. She was the Bridges out of Poverty coordinator through Jackson County Learning, a tutor and was on the Anchor House Board for nine years, having the offices of president and secretary.

People oriented and careing, Sharon will be greatly missed by all who knew her and whose lives she touched.

Inurnment took place at Bellefonte Memorial Gardens in Flatwoods.

Memorials may be written to Anchor House, 250 Vine Street, P.O. Box 765, Seymour, Ind. 47274.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Bill G. Damron - 1933-2014

    Bill G. Damron, 81, of Ashland, passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014, at his summer home in Genoa, W.Va.

    July 23, 2014

  • Marlene Faye Reisinger Stambaugh - 1953-2014

    Marlene Faye Reisinger Stambaugh, 60, of Ashland, was called home by her Heavenly Father on Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, with her family at her side.

    July 23, 2014

  • Donna S. Hood - 1948-2014

    Donna S. Hood, 65, of Ashland, was called to her heavenly home on Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland.

    July 23, 2014

  • Barry Keith Mowery - 1944-2014

    Barry Keith Mowery, 70, of Lloyd, went to be with the Lord surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth.

    July 23, 2014

  • Alan R. Robinson

    Alan R. Robinson, 55, of Ashland, died Wednesday at his residence.

    July 23, 2014

  • Aaron Lambert

    Aaron Lambert, 85, of Ashland, died Wednesday in King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.

    July 23, 2014

  • Arnold Stone - 1927-2014

    Arnold Stone, 86, of Vanceburg, died Wednesday in the Golden Living Center in Vanceburg.

    July 23, 2014

  • Trena Bradley Clark - 1941-2014

    Trena “Fern” Bradley Clark, 73, of Dayton, Ohio, died Tuesday.

    July 23, 2014

  • Clarence Williams

    Clarence Williams, 75, of Salyersville, died Tuesday.

    July 23, 2014

  • Joshua David Cooley - 1989-2014

    Joshua David Cooley, 25, of Vanceburg, died Monday in Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth, Ohio.

    July 23, 2014