Myrtle Virginia "Ginger" Bradford, 85

July 14, 2010
  • Myrtle Virginia "Ginger" Bradford

SEPT. 19, 1924-JULY 12, 2010

Myrtle Virginia "Ginger" Bradford, 85, of Hagerstown, Md., died Monday, July 12, 2010, at Washington County Hospital in Hagerstown.

Born Sept. 19, 1924, in Warren County, Va., she was the daughter of the late Daniel and Ada Thorpe Pyne.

She was a member of John Wesley United Methodist Church.

She was a loving wife and mother, and loved all of her family very much. She loved working in her flower garden.

She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Harvey Bradford; one daughter, Kathryn E. Martin-Nelson and her husband, M. Craig Nelson, of Frederick, Md.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one son, Kenneth L. Bradford; two sisters; and two brothers.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at John Wesley United Methodist Church. The Rev. Richard H. Jewell will officiate. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery in Hagerstown.


Family will receive friends Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.

Memorial donations may be made to John Wesley United Methodist Church, 129 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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