Dateline: July 12, 2007
Services were held at 2:00 p.m. on
Tuesday, July 3, 2007, in First Baptist Church in Clarendon with Bright
Newhouse, Church of Christ Minister from Clarendon, officiating. Burial
followed in Citizens Cemetery. Services were under the arrangement of
Robertson Funeral Directors.
Mrs. Stone was born February 5,
1915, in Hobart, Oklahoma, to Benjamin and Elizabeth “Bessie” Dillard
Flowers. She married Gabbert William Bradshaw on January 21, 1936, at
Hobart, Okla. He preceded her in death on August 9, 1978. She then married
John Tas “Jay” Stone in 1982. He preceded her in death on October 28,
2006. She was a restaurant owner, Borden’s milk distributor for 25
years, and a homemaker. She had been a resident of Clarendon since 1944
before moving to Mineral Wells March 2006. She was involved with family
and enjoyed helping others. She was a great cook for family and friends
alike. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Clarendon.
Mrs. Stone was preceded in death
by her husbands, her parents, a brother, and three sisters.
Survivors include four sons, Billy
Bradshaw and wife Dianna of Wilmington, N.C., Dennis Bradshaw and wife
JoAnne of Mineral Wells, Douglas Bradshaw and wife Ann of Benbrook, and
Roger Stone and wife Pam of Lawrence, Nebraska; two sisters, Revella
Skypala of Hereford, and Claudia Blythe and husband H.D. of Amarillo; 12
grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great
The family requests memorials be
to Citizens Cemetery Association, First Baptist Church in Clarendon, or
Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch.
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