Arther Eugene Bradshaw Jr.
November 28, 1960 – November 26, 2018
Arther Eugene Bradshaw, Jr., age 57, resident of Salem, Alabama, passed away on Monday, November 26,2018 at his residence. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, Dec 1, 2018, 4 p.m. at 26 Lee Road 279, Salem, Alabama. Mr. Bradshaw, son of the late Arther Eugene Bradshaw, Sr. and Carolyn Fay Collins Bradshaw, was born November 28, 1960 in Columbus. He began his working career as an iron worker, then construction, and settled in a career at Valley Stone, LLC of Phenix City where he faithfully worked for over 12 years. Mr. Bradshaw loved to design and create wood workings; working on and racing go-carts; and was an avid model builder. He was Baptist by faith, a very loving, warm, and genuine man who loved life and especially outdoors, but most of all he enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren. Mr. Bradshaw is survived by his wife, Deborah Wells Bradshaw; his brother, Dr. Willard Bradshaw; five children, Tara Strickland and her husband James, Thomas Bradshaw, Arthur Eugene Bradshaw III, Austin Carden and his wife Erica, and Brandon Carden and his wife Jamie; eight grandchildren, James Strickland, Jr., Evan Strickland, Johah Carden, Isabella Carden, Dylan Carden, Myles Carden, Braylon Carden, and Wesley Carden; five girls grandchildren; many other relatives and friends.