Services for James Andrew Bradshaw were held Monday, April 15, 2013, at 3 p.m. from McClain-Hays Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Tommy Conn, the Rev. Mike Skinner and the Rev. Laurie Hamilton officiating. Burial followed in Linwood Cemetery with McClain-Hays Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Bradshaw, 88, died Saturday, April 13, 2013, at Rush Foundation Hospital in Meridian.

He was a native of Neshoba County, made his home in Grand Prairie, Texas for a few years but had been a resident of Neshoba County for the past 46 years. Mr. Bradshaw was Baptist by faith.

Survivors include his wife, Bertha Mae Bradshaw of Philadelphia; daughter, Elizabeth (Liz) Roberson and her husband, James, Jr. of Philadelphia; grandchildren, Lee Bradshaw and his wife, Tonya, Nicky Washam, Jessica Jones and her husband, Austin and Katie Fuller and her husband, Jamie; great-grandchildren, Joshua Bowman, Aaron Sullivan, Breanna Thompson, James Bradshaw, Ayden Bradshaw, Julie Stanley and Kayla Chunn; sister, Odessa Blackman; brother, Odis Bradshaw and a host of nieces and nephews.

Mr. Bradshaw was preceded in death by his daughter, Darlene Bradshaw Washam; his parents; nine brothers and sisters.

Pallbearers were Joshua Bowman, Aaron Sullivan, James Bradshaw, Steve Fedrick, Fred Thornton and Shane Hamilton.

Honorary pallbearers were Ayden Bradshaw and Austin Jones.