James Uyless Brady
Jul 5, 2013
James Uyless Brady
July 5, 2013
James Uyless Brady, 91, of Riceville, went to be with his Lord and Savior Friday, July 5, 2013, at his home surrounded by his family.
He was a well-respected, lifelong dairy farmer of the lower Spring Creek Community.
He was the father of four children, the grandfather of nine grandchildren, and the great-grandfather of seven great-grandchildren. Those who knew him knew he was a family man, a neighbor and a friend. He loved the Lord with all his soul and heart. He was a dedicated lifelong member of the Mount Harmony Baptist Church of Riceville, where he served as Sunday school superintendent, treasurer and teacher.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Fletcher and Neocia White Brady; one sister, Opal Brady; one brother, Clarence Brady; and one daughter, Jean Brady Cardin.
Survivors include his loving wife of 69 years, Josephine Trotter Brady; his children, Ann and Don Wilson, Sue and John Simpson, and Johnny and Cathy Brady; his grandchildren, Shane Williams, Mary Elizabeth and David Young, Mitchell and Megan Simpson, Aaron Cardin, Steven and Brandy Brady, Amanda and Mike Stevens, Scott Brady, Tyler Wilson, and Shelby Brady; his great-grandchildren, Sara Cady, John Cady, Noah Brady, Nate Brady, Kaylee Simpson, Joseph Simpson and Kaelyn Stevens; one son-in-law, Don Cardin and wife, Shelia; and one brother and two sisters-in-law, Emerson and Nell Brady, and Betty Trotter.
Funeral services were 11 a.m. Monday at Mount Harmony Baptist Church of Riceville with the Rev. Garry King officiating. The body lie in state for one hour at the church before the service on Monday.
Burial followed in Lower Spring Creek Cemetery.
Pallbearers were grandsons.
The family received friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Smith Funeral & Cremation Services of Athens.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Mount Harmony Baptist Church of Riceville, 288 County Road 51, Riceville, TN 37370.
If you were unable to attend this service or visitation, sign the guest register at www.jerrysmithfuneralhome.com
Smith Funeral & Cremation Services of Athens is serving the family of James Uyless Brady.