Ethel Louise Bradley, 79, of Vidor, passed away Monday, March 21, in Beaumont. Services to remember her life will be at 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, March 23, in the Chapel of Dorman Funeral Home in Orange.

Officiating will be Brother Don Huckeba. Visitation was held on Tuesday. Cremation will be held follow services.

Born on Sept. 17, 1931 in Palestine, to her parents, Joe Autrey and Ethel (Hill) Autrey, she had lived in Vidor since 1978, she was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in both the Orange and Vidor Wards, and she had most recently worked as a clerk in a grocery store.

Mrs. Bradley was affectionately known as “fat memaw” by her grandchildren, she had previously worked as a dispatcher in law enforcement and she was also a tax preparer. She reinvented herself many times throughout her life and was known for her persistence.

Preceding her in death are her parents; her sisters, Thelma Johnson and Helen Hickson; her brother, James Willis Autrey and her grandsons, James Kourtney and Donald Kourtney.

Cherishing her memory most are her daughter, Charlotte Davis and husband, R. L. of Vidor; her son, Jerry Berryhill and wife, Alice of Longview; six grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren and four great great grandchildren. She is also survived by her numerous extended family.