Helen Louise Bradley, 70, of Asheville, passed away Monday May 14,2012 at her home following an extended illness. A native and lifelong resident of Buncombe County, she was the daughter of the late John Henry Mayberry and Ruby Angel of Weaverville. She was the wife of the late Troy T. Bradley who died in 2011, and the mother of Annette Owenby who died in 2008. She was also preceded in death by her step-father, Grady Angel in 2000. She was a former member of Mountain Home Baptist Church. After retirement, she spent much of her time with her family and taking care of her grandchildren. She was a very friendly person who never met a stranger.
In addition to her mother, survivors include a son, Troy T. Bradley, Jr. of Hendersonville; two daughters, Teresa Medd and her husband Steve of Hendersonville, Doris Kitchen of Asheville; thirteen grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and thirty-three nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be at 3:00 pm Friday at Mountain Home Baptist Church. Rev. Daniel Reid will officiate. The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 pm prior to the service in the church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.