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James Melvin Bradburn

February 13, 1941 - February 19, 2016

James Melvin Bradburn, 75, a native of Henderson County, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, February 19, 2016. He was a son of the late Cleophus Armstrong Bradburn and Lucy Ida Woody Bradburn.  He was also preceded in death by his son; three brothers, two sisters and one great-grandson.

Mr. Bradburn worked for General Mills for over 50 years and retired as their National Reginal Accounts Manager.  He traveled extensively for his job but also loved to travel in his spare time.  He was known to “live for the ride”.  He was an avid baseball fan, especially loyal to the Atlanta Braves.  He also enjoyed picking his guitar and Nascar races.

Survivors include his two daughters, Jamie Bradburn Cook of Aiken, SC and Victoria Lynn Bradburn of Augusta, GA; four grandchildren, Eric Michael Redlund, Stephanie Kulling (Nathen), Steven David Matthews and Tiffany Parker; five great-grandchildren; one sister, Barbara Jean Bradburn Brown (Jim) of Fletcher.

Private services were held.

Memorials may be made to the National Kidney Foundation by CLICKING HERE.

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