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Collins Funeral Home
Thursday December 18th, 2014
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Collins Funeral Home
Thursday December 18th, 2014

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Chester Lee ''Snook'' Bradsher

Chester Lee “Snook” Bradsher Sr. 59 of Wilkinson departed this life Saturday December 13, 2014 at his residence.  He was born June 12, 1955 in Logan to the late William H. and Zeora (Lockhart) Bradsher Sr. He was a graduate of Logan High School and while attending there he was a member of the football team and took welding in shop. He was a Certified Nursing Assistant for Genesis Health Care in Madison, WV, a member of the Mt. Olive Baptist Church. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by one grandson; Corey Bradsher. He is survived by his wife Shelia (Johnson) Bradsher, two sons; Chester (Jamie) Bradsher Jr. of Whitman and Dwight Woods of Madison, two daughters; Cheryl Lewis of Mitchellville, MD and Regina Groom of Conway, SC, two brothers; William (Mariam) Bradsher Jr. of Wilkinson and Ralph Edward Bradsher of Durham. NC, two sisters; Rose Marie Bradsher and Desirae Smith both of Wilkinson, four grandchildren; Chester Bradsher III, Imari Lewis, Coiya Bradsher and Emoni Groom. Services will be held at 12 PM Thursday December 18,2014 at Collins Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. James H. Mosley Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be the same day one hour prior to the service. Pallbearers will be family and friends. Collins Funeral Home of Switzer is in charge of the arrangements. Condolences may be left at www.collinsfuneralhomewv.com. 

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So sorry for your loss. Snook was a wonderful person. I will alway remember that smile and laugh. You will be missed by so many people. Rest my dear friend. You will live on thur your children. Much Love

Cynthia Gause Dec 18 2014 12:00 AM

Our deepest sympathy for your loss, Chester "Snook" Bradsher Sr. was a wonderful man. I remember the wonderful meals "Snook" cooked for us and the time we spent together. He's nice smile as joyful. He will always remain in our heart. It is really hard to believe that he is not amongst us now. We are praying for you and your family in this diffcult time. I am truly sorry for great loss. May his soul rest in peace.
From, Lanika

Lanika Williamson-Hayes Dec 17 2014 12:00 AM

To the family , we send our love and symethany to all of you! My God give you the strength to endure this lost! Snook was and still is dear to my our heart! God bless!

Timothy And Sandra Cunningham Dec 17 2014 12:00 AM

Bradsher Family,

Our sincere sympathy, our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God comfort each of you as you go through this difficult time. God bless all of you.

Cynthia and Tanners Mollett Dec 17 2014 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy for your loss. Will continue to lift the family in prayer.

LaGretta Baker Dec 17 2014 12:00 AM

My heart aches as I offer you my condolences. Snook was truly my brother's brother, so I couldn't help but love him too. Please know that I am with you through prayer. In all sorrow there is also joy. I pray that all of you that loved Snook will find comfort in each other as you gather for his Homegoing. I send a special prayer for my friend "Nadine" and Snook's children. God bless every one of you Bradsher family!

Christina Mollett Dec 17 2014 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. May you feel the love of God surrounding you as you go through this hard time.

Tanya Brennan Curry Dec 16 2014 12:00 AM