Ernest Powell Bradley, age 86, of Marion, North Carolina, passed away Sunday, August 08, 2021 at his residence.
He was born in Rutherford County on October 04, 1934 to the late McClain Bradley and Estelle Huffman Bradley. He was married to the late Willie Faye Bradley.
Ernest worked at Marion Manufacturing as a mechanic. A quiet, kind soul, he was an avid fisherman. He also loved to tinker. He had a true talent when it came to fixing nearly anything, including lawnmowers, weed eaters, or leaf blowers.
He is survived by his three children, Pete Bradley (Diana), Jeff Bradley, and Renee Seets (Johnny); four grandchildren, Andy Bradley, Kristin Bradley, Jessica Bradley, and Jordan Brown; two great grandchildren, Noelle and Jaxon; and two siblings, Mack Bradley and Grace Harris.
In accordance with his wishes, a memorial service will be held at a later date at the Bradley residence.