Mildred Melvina (Marshall) Bradshaw
CAMBRIDGE — Mildred Melvina (Marshall) Bradshaw, 102, passed away on Tuesday, October 11, 2016, at home. She was born in Ragged Point on Sept. 8, 1914, the daughter of the late Robert Chaplin and Ella Irene Condon Marshall. She was the last surviving child of three sisters and two brothers.
She was educated at Hill’s Point School. On Nov. 16, 1932, Mildred married Noble Linwood Bradshaw. Noble died on April 19, 1999.
Mildred worked at Phillip’s Packing Company and the Rob-Roy Sewing Factor y. She was a loving mother and homemaker and a very good cook. She loved to go crabbing and fishing and loved country music and gospel music. When her three sons played at barn dances and Madison School House she would be there. Mildred’s favorite thing to do was spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by two sons, Roy L. Bradshaw (Faye) and William Randall Bradshaw Sr., all from Cambridge; daughter-inLaw Margaret Allan who has two children, Cheryl and Greg; granddaughterin-law Janet Bradshaw, Cambridge, MD; grandchildren: Larry L. Bradshaw of Cambridge; Mark E. Bradshaw (Cida) of Laurel, MD; Beverly Ann Manlove (Steve) of Stevensville, MD; Jeffrey Bradshaw of East New Market, MD; Roy C. Bradshaw (Becky) of Church Creek, MD; Noble F. Bradshaw (Mary Ellen) of Gulf Breeze, FL; William R. Bradshaw II (Amy) of Laurel, DE; and James H. Bradshaw (Cathy) of Town Point; great-grandchildren: Andrew T. Bradshaw of Cambridge; Gunther K. Bradshaw of Laurel, MD; Kaitlyn Manlove; Brian Manlove; Thomas N. Manlove; Jennifer F. Manlove, of Stevensville, MD; Candi A. Price of Laurel, DE; Brandon R. Bradshaw of Laurel, DE; Matthew Bradshaw of Crestview, FL; Jacklyn Marie Bores (Shane) of Crestview, FL; great-greatgrandchildren: Annika Price of Laurel, DE; Ronin Bradshaw of Crestview, FL; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death, besides her parents and husband, was a son Robert Franklin Bradshaw; grandson Lawson Benson Bradshaw; great-great-granddaughter Erica Price; three daughters-in-law: Kaye Bradshaw; Barbara Bradshaw; Ruth Ann Bradshaw; two sisters: Mary Irene Marshall James (Luther); Elizabeth May Marshall McNamara (Vernon); two brothers: John Walter Marshall (Laurina) and William Robert Marshall (Doris).
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 15 at Newcomb and Collins Funeral Home, P.A., Cambridge, beginning 1 p.m. with Rev. A. Delmer Willey Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at the East New Market Cemetery. A visitation will be held an hour prior to the service.
Serving as pallbearers will be Mildred’s grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mildred’s name can be sent to St. Paul’s Memorial Fund, 205 Maryland Ave., Cambridge, MD 21613.
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MILDRED MELVINA (MARSHALL) BRADSHAW