Jim Bradley

Jan. 18, 2013 @ 11:39 PM

Jim Bradley, age 50 of Sevierville, passed away Friday, January 18, 2013.

He was a well loved teacher at Sevierville Middle School for 22 years. Jim was twice awarded teacher of the year. He was Mr. SCHS and Mr. Football in 1980 at Sevier County High School. Since the age of 16, he was a skilled artisan of woodworking and calligraphy at Hillbilly Village for 34 years.

He was preceded in death by his father, Sherril Bradley, and uncle, Jack Barth

Survivors include: Loving wife of 24 years: Pam Bradley; Children: Rachel Bradley, Isaac Bradley, and Jack Benson; Daughter-in-law: Shannon Benson; Grandchildren: Logan and Seth Benson; Mother: Agnes Bradley; Brothers: Jerry Bradley and fiancée Tiffany Lorentson, Terry Bradley and wife Patty, Dan Bradley and wife Kay; Aunts & Uncles: Bill and Ramona Barth, David and Pat Barth, Bill and Shirley Mayes, Paschal and Thelma Martin, all of Kentucky; Walt and Freda Hall, and Chuck Bradley of Gatlinburg.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sevierville Middle School, 520 High Street, Sevierville, TN 37862 or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142.

Funeral service 11 AM Monday at The Gathering with Pastor Gene Wolfenbarger, Pastor David Zavona, and Rev. Jerry Hyder officiating. Interment will follow in Middle Creek Cemetery. The family will receive friends 3-6 PM Sunday at The Gathering. Arrangements by Atchley Funeral Home.