Charles Allan Bradley, 74, of Hopewell went to be with the Lord on Sunday, August 27, 2017. He is preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Jewel Neace Bradley; a brother, David Bradley and an infant sister, Nancy Bradley. Charles is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Ethel Bradley; sons, Charles "Allan" Bradley, Jr. (Sharon) and Brian Anthony Bradley (Elaine); stepdaughters, Diane Hayden (David), Rose Radar; seven grandchildren, three great grandchildren; siblings, Joe, John, Margaret Reynolds, Dolores Carr, Cecil, Ralph, Naomi Brown and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Charles is a veteran of the U.S. Marines Corps and was an active corrections officer with over 54 years of dedicated service. He enjoyed public speaking especially making a difference with the youth. Charles was also involved with Moose Legion and the American Legion. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Memorial Funeral Home, 214 N. 6th Ave in Hopewell. His funeral ceremony will follow on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the funeral home. Final rest will be in Appomattox Cemetery. Condolences may be registered online at www.memorialfh.com.