Paula Jean Bradford, 84, of Lee’s Summit, MO, passed away October 7, 2021 at St. Luke’s East Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Visitation will be 2:00 to 3:00 PM Saturday, October 23, 2021 with memorial services following at 3:00 PM, at Manna Fellowship Church, 17617 R. 291, Pleasant Hill, MO, 64080.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Lung Association in Paula Bradford’s name.
Paula was born June 22, 1937 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Paula was a Secretary/Administrative Assistant. She participated in square dancing. She held offices at state and local levels. She participated in the Red Hat Society and she attended The Shepherd Center. She was also a huge supporter of Special Olympics.
Paula loved traveling, clouds, butterflies and spending time with her family. She will be remembered for her Christmas tradition of baking cookies with family and friends.
She was preceded in death by husband, James Robert Bradford; sons, Terry Hall and Mark Bradford; parents, Estel and Mary Beaver of Oklahoma.
Survivors include her daughters, Michele Hickok and Kristie (Alan) Yearout, both of Lee’s Summit; Son, Doug (Robin) Bradford of Greenwood; brother, Bob (Charlotte) Beaver of Georgia; sister, Kaye Gurthet of Oklahoma; 11 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren and 1 great, great grandchild.