Ephie Bradfield, 55, passed away Tuesday, February 6, 2018, at her home in Tilton, Ill.
She was born December 1, 1962, to Gordon "Cotton" Bradfield and Nancy Bradfield. Her parents along with one brother, Timothy "Duff" Bradfield, precede her in death.
Survivors include the love of her life, Bruce Drake; children, David (Sarah) Crain II, Samantha (Eric) Fridmanski, Shanda (Jeremy) Kearns and Joshua (Shyan) Drake; brothers, Gordon "Rocky" (Dalane) Bradfield and Toddy (Cheryl) Bradfield; sister-in-law, Tina Bradfield; grandchildren, Taylor, Faith, Rose, Emerson and Mason; many nieces and nephews; and special friend, Jeffrey Brown.
Ephie was a Cardinals fan, loved gardening, reading Stephen King books and drinking margaritas. She enjoyed traveling, collecting dragonflies and loved tie-dye. Ephie has three friends, Sherree, Cindy and Jean, with whom she regularly spent time and they called themselves "The Posse."
She worked at Danville Metal Stamping, where she made many friends.
A Celebration of Life Service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, February 10, at Sunset Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 3940 N. Vermilion St., Danville. Officiating will be Daniel First. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be noon-2 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers please donate to Autism Speaks. Please join Ephie family in sharing memories, photos and videos on her Tribute Wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com
Published on February 8, 2018