Leota Frances Bradshaw, 91, of Cassville, passed away Thursday, July 29, 2010, at her home.
She was born Dec. 2, 1918, in Bloomfield, Iowa, the daughter of Rev. Bennett David and Ada (Ryles) Bradbury. On Sept. 23, 1939, in Coatsville, she was united in marriage to Johnnie Daniel Bradshaw, who preceded her in death on Nov. 23, 1985, after 46 years of marriage. Also preceding her in death were her parents and one sister, Pauline Howard.
Survivors include: one son, Larry D. Bradshaw, of Mano; two daughters, DeAnna Herrington, of Cassville, and Janet Reaves, of Bella Vista, Ark.; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
She grew up in Iowa and received her education in Moulton where she graduated from high school. She was the bookkeeper for Bradshaw Feed and Grain, where she also was co-owner with her husband, Johnnie. Thirteen years ago, she moved from Moulton, Iowa, to Cassville to retire close to her children and grandchildren. She was of the Baptist faith.
Funeral services were held Tuesday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville.
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