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Mr. Michael Thomas Bradshaw

Mr. Michael Thomas Bradshaw age 59 of Lebanon died October 25, 2017 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. A native of Wilson County, he was the son of the late Elliott Vaughn Bradshaw Jr. and Oler Belle Jones Bradshaw.  A life-long farmer, he worked for Fleetco, Inc.  He was a 1976 graduate of Lebanon High School and a graduate of Vol State Community College.  He was a faithful member of West Hills Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon and Sunday School Teacher.  He was a member of the Gideon’s International and the Tennessee Trucking Association.

He is survived by his wife of forty years, Jamie Binion Bradshaw; three children: Lora (Trey) Guess, Tara (Joseph) Williams, Jason (Beth) Bradshaw; brother, James (Teresa) Bradshaw; four grandchildren:  Kyra and Koen Guess, Easton and Cole Williams; special nephew, Brad (Jessica) Vantrease and their daughter, Laura Kate; father and mother-in-law, James and Dolores Binion; sisters-in-law:  Beverly (Jim) Peterson, Christy (Rick) Bettini; several beloved nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by a special cousin, Charles Vantrease.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 28, 2017, at 11 a.m. from the West Hills Baptist Church, 1240 Leeville Pike, Lebanon with Bro. Will McReynolds, Bro. Jonas Taylor and Bro. Carl Price officiating. Visitation Friday 2-8 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. – 11 a.m. at West Hills Baptist Church.  Private burial on the family farm.  Memorial contributions may be made to the West Hills Baptist Church Building Fund or Amyloidosis Foundation.

LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME , in charge of arrangements. www.ligonbobo.com

Messages for the Family

  1. keith price says:
    Mike will be missed here at Time Zone Transport. We enjoyed working with him and our trailer needs. I thought that he was a honest man who loved Jesus.
  2. Dudley Smith says:
    Our thoughts and prayers will be with you all during this most difficult time. Mike was a dear friend of mine and he will be missed by all that knew him. He was a fine Christian Man that love the Lord and all can understand he is with his Lord in a better place now. Please let me know if there is anything I can do to help or support the family. My prayers for you are a given.
  3. faye cummings says:
    Jamie, so sorry to hear about mike. total shock. thinking of your family with love & prayers. Manuel & Faye Cummings
  4. David and Lynn Fox & Family says:
    Jamie and Family,
    We are so sorry to hear of Mike’s passing. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you.
    David and Lynn
  5. Katy Jordan says:
    Jamie and Family,
    I am in disbelief as I read this. We are so sorry for the loss of our sweet friend. We have always cherished the many years of summers that we spent with all of you at the ball fields. Dustin always loved Mike and is devastated to here this news. Please know that we love you all and are here for you if you need anything. Praying for peace and comfort for you and your family. Love you all.
    Jerry, Katy and Dustin Jordan
  6. Jewel Davenport says:
    I remember when Mike was born. Our families were best friends and friends like the Bradshaws are never forgotten. I am so sorry for the world’s loss of a good man. May God give comfort in this very difficult time.