William Carl Bradley, Jr.
1931 — 2021
William Carl Bradley, Jr., age 90, of Gatesville, passed away quietly on October 26, 2021, with his family at his side. He was born on October 13, 1931, in Temple, Texas, the only child of William Carl Bradley, Sr., and Frances Abernathy Bradley. He attended schools in Gatesville and then attended Schreiner Institute in Kerrville on a tennis scholarship. He completed both his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in education at Baylor University where he played basketball and lettered in tennis. William participated in the Reserve Officer's Training Corp (ROTC) at Baylor and after graduation, he received his 2-year commission as a second lieutenant at Parks Airforce Base in Hayward,...