Margaret White Bradley

Published 7:04 am Saturday, July 20, 2019

Margaret White Bradley died July 16, 2019. She was born in Norfolk, Virginia on March 28, 1924, to the late Rodney C. White Sr. and Ada Machen White. Margaret was preceded in death by her husband of 73 years, James M. Bradley.

She was also predeceased by sisters Vivian White, Mary Simmons, Udell Barlow and brothers Rodney White Jr., Willie White and James White.

Survivors include sons James Bradley Jr. and wife Barbara of Kitty Hawk, Edward Bradley and wife Linda of Chesapeake, Va., Steven Bradley and wife Ellen of Henrico, Va., Glenn Bradley and wife Linda of Wanchese and David Bradley and wife Jenny of Virginia Beach, Va.; eight grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.

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She was a Cub Scout den mother, public school bus driver and an Avon representative for 20 years. Her favorite hobby was cross-stitching. Hundreds of her cross-stitching works are in many friends and relatives’ homes.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on July 28 at Twiford Colony Chapel, Manteo with Rev. Steve Siegrist officiating with a visitation beginning at 1 p.m. Burial will follow at Roanoke Island Memorial Gardens.

Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences and memories can be shared at