Barbara Poss Bradley

Born: Thu., Jul. 26, 1945
Died: Thu., Feb. 2, 2012

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Barbara Poss Bradley, age 66, of Greensboro, GA, died Thursday, February 2, 2012 at her home, surrounded by her loving family. Barbara was born on July 26, 1945 in Greensboro, GA to the late Willie Dee Poss and Willie Lou Thompson Poss. She attended school at Greensboro High School and married Melvin Pierce Bradley of Greensboro, GA thirty-six years ago. She worked for Mary Leila Cotton Mill, and Bryan Scott where she was a packager in the packing department. Barbara also worked for Chickopee in Athens and worked as a clerk for Marretts in Greensboro, GA. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Greensboro.

Barbara is survived by two daughters, Sheryl "Priss" Rutherford and husband Wayne of Barnwell, SC and Shanna Bradley Holcomb and husband Randy of Milledgeville, GA; three sons, Robby Janes and wife Debbie of Greensboro, GA, Chris Janes and wife Paige of Greensboro, GA and Tyrone Janes of Greensboro, GA; five sisters, Mary Callaway Stewart of Madison, GA, Carolyn Hardy and husband Bill of Milledgeville, GA, Shirley Tate and husband Bo of Greensboro, GA, Melissa Hunter and husband Franklin of Washington, GA and Vicki Starr and husband Jim of Madison, GA; grandchildren, Eric Janes, Marissa Janes, Christopher Janes, Jeremy Janes, T. J. Janes, Bradley Janes, Peyton Janes, Deavon Janes, Ava Holcomb, Blake Janes, Destiny Janes, Brandon Bridges, Christopher Bridges and Jessica Lord; great grandchildren, Kayleona Brown, Landon Janes, Ella Grace Janes, Xavier Janes, Jordan Janes and Jayden Janes; and many other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin P. Bradley in March of 2010; a son, Brad Pierce Bradley; five sisters, Dianne Christian, Eleanor Silvey, Willie Rebecca Meek, Hazel Ruark and Emma Dell Chandler; and a brother, William Joseph "Billy" Poss.

Funeral Services will be held on Sunday, February 5, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at the McCommons Chapel with Rev. Wayne Usry officiating. Interment will follow in the Greenview Cemetery, Memorial Drive, Greensboro, GA 30642. Serving as pallbearers are Frankie Hunter, Kevin Poss, Jim Starr, James Thompson, Mike Thompson and Charles Smith. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Saturday night at McCommons Funeral Home. McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at to sign the online guest register.

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   Posted Fri February 03, 2012
I am so sorry for your loss.I will keep your family in my prayers.

dianne f. mckinley
   Posted Fri February 03, 2012
my prayers are with all the family

Betty Jo Evans
   Posted Fri February 03, 2012
Dear Bradley family, God bless you. I did not know your mother well, but I am sure she was loved by all of you. Keep good memories and the sorrow will fade with time.

Cathy & Greg Murphy
   Posted Fri February 03, 2012
So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with your family.

Terrie Marcus
   Posted Fri February 03, 2012
I'm very sorry about Barbara, She will be miss very much. Just know she is not any more pain. That she is in heaven with mom & the family. I do know what ya"ll are going though, if anybody need to talk,you can call me. I'm sorry I can not be there, I'm sick, do not want to get anyone else sick. I do want ya"ll to know I'm very sorry about Barbara. I love her & will miss her very much.DO take care of yourself. Love Ya'll

WAnda McCannon
   Posted Sat February 04, 2012
I pray that God will give each of you peace, comfort and hope during this time.

Barbara Peters
   Posted Sat February 04, 2012
Your entire family is in my thoughts and prayers during this time or sorrow. You all took such gentle, loving care of of Ms. Bradley throughout her illness. What a wonderful legacy she leaves in having raised such a compassionate caring family. I hope you continue to support and comfort one another through this difficult time. I know your mother is very proud of you all.

Robert & Annette Dowdy
   Posted Sat February 04, 2012
We were so for your loss. I know she will be missed.

Joni Roberts
   Posted Sun February 05, 2012
My thoughts and prayers are with you all. May God give you peace and comfort during this time.

Kathy (Harwell) Ivey
   Posted Sun February 05, 2012
Shanna, I am so very sorry for the loss of your Mom. She was a very sweet lady, always friendly and smiling. I know she will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family through this difficult time.

Holley Akins Cooper
   Posted Thu February 09, 2012
So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers continue to be with you.

Samantha Marcus
   Posted Sun February 12, 2012
I use to love going over to Aunt Barbara's house it was always fun we had a lot of our family cook-outs there her home was our family gathering place im going to miss her so much but she is in heaven she is an angel