Ola Beatrice Bradley


Ola Beatrice Bradley, 82, of Joaquin, passed away Monday, June 27, 2022, in Shreveport, Louisiana.

Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center with visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m. Joe Walker will officiate. Interment will follow at Johnson Cemetery in Shelby County.  

Born October 25, 1939, Ola is the daughter of the late Elsie Quinn and John Buford Laird.  She enjoyed traveling to Colorado, playing with numbers, and collecting bees.  Ola was a member of Logansport Missionary Baptist Church in Logansport.

Survivors include:

Daughter, Vickie Ham and husband B.J. of Porter

Brandon Kessler and fiancé Angela of Conroe
Cody Ham of Porter

Son, Danny Bradley and wife Michele of Cleveland

Ashley Peerson and husband Nick of Cleveland
Kellie Williams of Victoria
Daniel and Tara Bradley
Dylan and Noelia Bradley
Jayden Bradley
Cole and Lauren Bradley

Colton Bradley and Adalynn Peerson

Wanda Fearrand and husband Beau
Subra and husband Juan Ramos

Brother, Billy Laird and wife Carolyn.

Preceded in death by husband, Dewey Bradley; second husband, Virgil Beckham; and parents, Elsie Quinn and John Buford Laird.

Pallbearers will be Danny Bradley, Daniel Bradley, B.J. Ham, Dylan Bradley, Cole Bradley, and Brandon Kessler.

Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfh.com