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Isabel Spencer Bradley

September 9, 1931 — November 21, 2018

Isabel Spencer Bradley

Isabel Spencer Bradley of South Boston, VA passed away November 21, 2018.  She was born in Henderson, NC on September 9, 1931 and was 87 years old. She was the daughter of the late Rev. Lewis Page Spencer, Sr. and the late Mittie Norwood Spencer. She was married to the late Richard Benjamin Bradley, Sr.


Mrs. Bradley was a member of St. John’s Episcopal Church.  She retired after 20 plus years of service with the Virginia Employment Commission as an Unemployment Insurance Interviewer.


Isabel Spencer Bradley is survived by:

One Daughter
Janet B. Darby and husband Everette Darby of Midlothian, VA

One Son
Dr. Richard B. Bradley and Carol Conner of Alton, VA

Kathryn Bradley Englander and husband Robert of Fuquay Varina, NC
Andrew Spencer Bradley and wife Gabriella of Durham, NC
Elizabeth Page Darby and spouse Kayla of North Chesterfield, VA
Caroline Darby Emig and husband Kyle of Bellevue, WA

Great Grandchildren
Grace and William Englander of Fuquay Varina, NC
George and Amelia Darby of North Chesterfield, VA

Lynn Spencer and spouse Laura Covington of Oxford, NC


***Preceded in death by***

One Brother
Lewis Page Spencer, Jr.


A funeral service will be held Sunday, November 25, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. at St. John’s Episcopal Church with the Rev. Susan Grimm officiating. Burial to follow in the church cemetery.


The family will receive friends in the church fellowship hall immediately following the service.


For memorials please consider St. John’s Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 905, Halifax, VA 24558 or a charity of your choice.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home, Powell Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Funeral Service

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

St. Johns Episcopal Church

484 Mountain Rd, Halifax, VA 24558

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