2022 Rita Bradley Memorial
The 2022 Rita Bradley Golf Tournament will be on Friday, May 20, 2022. It will be at Country Hills Golf Club in Hendersonville. Registration fee is $100 per person. You can also advertise your business or group, or in honor of a person or persons by sponsoring a hole during the tournament. The cost is $50.00. All of the funds made from the golf tournament goes toward our Scholarship Fund. It is our only fundraiser this year. We would like you to participate!
Please reply by April 22, 2022
In Loving Memory Of
One Of Our
Rita Jackson Bradley
Nashville, TN - October 20, 1950 - November 28, 2017. Preceded in death by her grandparents, J.B. Jackson and Jesse B. Jackson; and James Harvey Woodall and Lillian Maude Woodall; parents, J.B. Jackson Jr. and Mavoline W. Jackson. Survived by her husband, Henry J. "Hank" Abbott, daughter, Allison B. (Shane) Rollins; brother, Barry (Marla) Jackson; cousins, Christy (Kevin) Hamilton.
Rita grew up on a working dairy farm in Goodlettsville, TN. She loved gardening, flowers, growing things, and all of nature's beauty. A lifelong educator, Rita invested her life in helping a broad spectrum of others, from students and their families to friends, strangers, and newcomers to America. She was a graduate of Goodlettsville High School, and MTSU (Masters Degree in Reading Instruction) and a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church. A staunch supporter of Vanderbilt athletics, including football, men's and women's basketball, and baseball.
Lovingly cared for by TN Oncology at Summit, St. Thomas West and Midtown, and Alive Hospice. Donations in Rita's honor may be made to the Goodlettsville High School Alumni Association Scholarship Fund, PO Box 1707, Goodlettsville, TN 37070. A life well lived, Rita will be missed by many.
Visitation was held at Cole & Garrett Funeral Home, 127 N Main St., Goodlettsville Thursday from 4-8 pm. Memorial service was held at 11 am on Friday December 1 at Westminster Presbyterian Church 3900 West End Ave, Nashville, with visitation one hour prior to service time at the church.
Published in Tennessean - Nov. 29-Dec. 1, 2017