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Fairmount, Illinois - Sharon Kay Bradford, 68, of Fairmount, Illinois passed away at 7:25 pm on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at Presence Covenant Medical Center, Urbana, Illinois.

Sharon was born January 19, 1949 in Danville, Illinois to Clyde and Viola Marrow West Sr. She married Bernard Albert "Barney" Bradford on December 14, 1969 in Fairmount. He survives. Also surviving are: three sons: Edward (Amy) Bradford of Sidell, Illinois, David (Amanda) Bradford of Catlin, Illinois, and Clyde (Jessica) Bradford of Fithian, Illinois; two daughters: Kimberly (Mark) Burroughs of Hardeeville, South Carolina and Amy (Travis) Hutchings of Beaufort, South Carolina; two brothers: Larry West of Danville and Steve (Jody) West of Newtown, Illinois; two sisters: Carolyn Cundiff of Paris, Tennessee and Loretta Fox of Oakwood; seventeen grandchildren: Jonathan, Samantha, Andrew, Rhiannon, Trena, Trenton, Alexander, Brittany, Benjamin, Andrew, Sarah, Mathew, Jacob, Ashley, Zackery, Isabella, and Mason; and one great-grandson: Cameron. Sharon was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers: Clyde West Jr and Harold West; and one sister: Helen Dolbee.

Sharon enjoyed camping, fishing, mushroom hunting, collecting Santa Clauses, studying genealogy, gardening and taking rides through the country with her husband.

Funeral services 2 pm on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at Robison Chapel, Catlin, Illinois with Pastor James Blue officiating. Burial in Mount Vernon Cemetery, Catlin, Illinois. Visitation 5 to 7 pm on Monday, April 3, 2017 at Robison Chapel, Catlin, Illinois. Online condolences at www.robisonchapel.com.
Published on March 31, 2017
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