Clarence Richard Bradford

September 19, 1923February 16, 2013

Clarence Richard Bradford passed away on February 16, 2013. He was born in Dawson, OK on September 19, 1923. He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Mary Frances; sons, Larry and Paul, in Tulsa; grandsons, Steven in Houston and Jeremy in the US Navy; brother-in-law John Freeze in Houston; sister-in-law Betty Freeze in Riverside, CA; nieces and nephews and many devoted friends. Clarence served in action during World War II in the US Navy as a First Class Petty Officer. He then served in the Navy Reserves and was called into action for the Korean War. Clarence began his career in the oil and gas business as a mail boy at age 18. He became an accountant and retired as a property tax representative. Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, February 25, 2013, with visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m., at Westbury Baptist Church, 10425 Hillcroft St., Houston, TX 77096. Interment will follow at 1:15 p.m. at Houston National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Westbury Baptist Church or to the VFW.


  • Visitation Monday, February 25, 2013
  • Funeral Service Monday, February 25, 2013
  • Interment Monday, February 25, 2013

Clarence Richard Bradford

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Harriet Criswell

February 26, 2013

Clarence was a wonderful christian man and a very good friend to all of my family. All your family are in my prayer.

February 24, 2013

My sympathy to your family during this time of grief.

Kristie Ridings

February 24, 2013

We love you all and may god comfort you all. we will miss you Papaw Love Kristie Ryan and Raylan Ridings

February 22, 2013

My condolences go out to each and every one of you. May you find comfort from God through prayer. Also, may his promises found in his word be a source of hope and comfort to you as well.