Sarah Bradley McKnight, 49, departed her earthly life on Friday, September 23, 2011 at Tuomey Medical Center, Sumter. Born April 25, 1962 in Lee County, she was the daughter of the late Nero Bradley and Edith Bowman Bradley.
She grew up in Sumter County, where she received her educate at Sumter High School. Though it maybe hard for us who loved her to see her go. . . God did what was best for her. He called her home to His kingdom to peace and rest rather than have her to suffer.
She leaves to cherish her memories: two lovely daughters, Toni Bradley and Nedra McKnight (Dominique) both of Sumter; two grandsons, Destin Lesane and Anphion Roach; the love of her life, Isaac Billie; four brothers, Johnnie Bradley, Jay C. Bradley (Rosemary), both of Minneapolis, Minnesota, Nero Bradley, Jr. (Betty) of Charlotte, N. C., Elijah Bradley of Sumter; four sisters, Linda Anderson (Stanley), Teresa Ferguson (Paul), Luella Ragin, Thomasiana Huff (Herbert), all of Sumter; four family special friends, Tracey Fullard, Dadrea Williams, Debresia Jones and Julia Rembert; two special friends of Sarah’s life, Neal McKnight and James Isaac; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by one sister, Elouise Bradley; and three brothers, Bubba, Larry and Leevern Bradley.
Funeral services will be held 12:00 noon, Wednesday, September 28, 2011 from the West End Community Church, 101 South Salem Street, Sumter with the Rev. Dr. Ernest Jackson, officiating, eulogist.
The family will receive friends at her home, 704 B Miller Road, Sumter.
The funeral procession will leave from his home at 11:20 a. m.
Floral bearers will be Queenz of Ezzence of South Carolina.
Pall bearers will be Shon Maple, Sherman Anderson, Roy Wells, John Merchant, Joseph Billie and Everett Russell.
Burial will be in the Broad Branch Cemetery, Bishopville.