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Charles Austin Bradshaw

Published 8:11pm Monday, January 6, 2014

Charles Austin Bradshaw Charles Austin Bradshaw, 49, a resident of Montgomery, Alabama, passed way on January 4, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Kathryn Broach Bradshaw (Katie), his son, Charles Austin Bradshaw, Jr. and daughter, Beverly Carlisle Bradshaw. His mother, Martha Austin Gibbs; his sister, Leigh Bradshaw Denson (Dr. Dee) of Birmingham. His nephews, Joe Larkin Denson (Julia); Douglas Austin Denson (Lauren); Charles Dee Denson (Lura), all of Birmingham, AL. His mother and father-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. C. Robert Broach, Jr.; brother-in-law, C. Robert Broach, III and nieces, Conner Caroline Broach and Emma Grace Broach all of Montgomery. Charles was preceded in death by his father, Charles Idus Bradshaw; his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. James Larkin Austin; Mrs. Sadie B. Bradshaw.

A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at First United Methodist Church at 2:00pm with Dr. Lawson Bryan officiating. Visitation will be held at 1:00pm in Fellowship Hall.

Honorary Pallbearers are C. Robert Broach, III, Daniel Riley Carter, Alan Craig Chapman, Stephen Lee Davidson, David Jordan Dennis, Dee Roderick Denson, Ralph Milton Garrard, Wesley O’Neal Gaylard, Barrie Holt Harmon, William Hunter McDonald, Jr., William Mark Pierce, William James Rice, Jr., Hunter Allen Scott, Christopher Scott Simmons, Alex Whaley, II, Ron Porter Williamson and the University of Alabama Sigma Nu Pledge Class of 1985.

Charles was born on September 11, 1964 in Lexington, Kentucky. He attended Charles Henderson High School in Troy, Alabama and then went on to earn his undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama. He served our country in the Army Reserves until 1992. He was a partner with Harmon Dennis Bradshaw, Inc., a property & casuality insurance firm.

In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, 2416 West Cloverdale Park, Montgomery, AL 36106; Magic Moments, 2112 11th Avenue South, Suite 219, Birmingham, AL 35205; or The Jefferson Foundation-Uveal Melanoma Research Fund, Kimmel Cancer Center, 130 South 9th Street, Floor 17, Philadelphia, PA 19107

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