Russell Braddy, Jr., 86, died Friday, June 21, 2013.
A graveside service will be held at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 23, 2013 at Hobgood Cemetery in Hobgood. The Reverend Doctor James Drake will be presiding.
The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013 at Letchworth Funeral Home in Scotland Neck.
Russell was a loving husband, daddy, granddaddy, and the best father-in-law ever. He was a retired farmer and a life-long member and Deacon Exercitus of Hobgood Baptist Church. Russell was a member of the Scotland Neck Masonic Lodge No. 689, a member of the New Bern Valley Scottish Rite, and a Shriner.
Russell is survived by his wife, Naomi Stroud Braddy; his sons, Rusty Braddy and wife Mary Margaret and Mike Braddy and wife Virginia all of Hobgood and Chris Braddy and wife Jane of Palmyra; and five grandchildren, Sammy Braddy and wife Shelly, Kyle Braddy, Christopher Braddy, Jacob Braddy, and Paul Braddy.
Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions may be made to Hobgood Baptist Church, P.O. Box 36, Hobgood, NC 27843 or to Shriners Hospitals for Children, Office of Development, 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607.
Internet condolences may be made at www.letchworth funeralhome.com.
Arrangements are being handled by Letchworth Funeral Home in Scotland Neck.