of Marianna, AR
September 27, 1932 - December 28, 2021
Richard O. Brady of Marianna died Tuesday, December 28, 2021. Richard was born on September 27, 1932 to Millia Avery and Mary Lucile Mattingly Brady in Marianna, Arkansas. He joined the U. S. Navy in 1951 and shortly thereafter married the love of his life, Gloria Louise Nicholas. While in the Navy he moved his family to Hawaii for two years where they made life long family friends. After his service they returned home to Marianna. Richard found his life's calling as a Master Electrician and together they started Brady Electric, which they ran for 25 years. Richard and Gloria eventually opened Tri County Supply in West Helena, where they spent 28 wonderful years working side by side at their dream jobs. He is survived by two sons, Richard D. Brady, William H. Brady, two daughters, Barbara Robinson (Charles), and Linda Jansonius (Neal), four grandchildren, Clay Brady (Heather), John Brady, Brian Brady, and Erin Jansonius, and six great-grandchildren, Preston Brady, Jacob Thompson, Zac Thompson, McKayla Brady, Ava Brady, and Sophia Brady. He was preceded in death by his wife Gloria, six short months ago, after 69 years of marriage. He was also preceded in death by his parents and his brothers, Joseph Brady and William Brady and his sister, Irene Brady. The family would like to say a special thank you to Patients Choice Hospice and special care givers, Misty Strange, Lindsey Martin, Star Wages, and JoAnna Burns. These sweet ladies are so much a part of our family now. Graveside services will be held at Marianna Memorial Park in Marianna on Monday, January 3, 2022 at 11:00 A.M..In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Moro Baptist Church, 1383 AR 238, Moro, AR 72368 or a charity of your choice..
Our sympathy to Linda and family for the loss of a beloved father.
To Barbara and the Brady familyMay God comfort you in your loss of your father and grand father. Praying for you during this difficult time. Love Bobby and Kay Wharton
Bill sorry for your loss. Prayers goes out to you and your family.
My love and prayers to all. I didn’t get to spend as much time as I would have liked with Uncle Richard and Aunt Toby but I have a heart full of love for them and some very happy memories. Till we see each other again!
Uncle Richard and auntie were truly an inspiration for so many. There is an empty spot now, but the emptiness is filled with wonderful memories that will stay with us the rest of our life. Thank you for making such a difference for so many.
It is so hard to lose a loved one. We are sending prayers for your family.
Barbara I am so sorry to hear about your Dad. Prayers for you and your family. Love you
To a dear friend to whom I owe many wonderful memories. Thank you Mr. Richard. I enjoyed so much my times with you and Wayne Odle. Rest in Peace and God bless.
Bill& family, I am so sorry for your loss. I will keep you all in my prayers.
Uncle Richard was a great man he will be missed
I’m so, so sorry to learn of Mr. Brady’s passing. He and his wife were the best neighbors one could ask for. My heart hurts for you and your family. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
I'm so very sorry for your loss. I regret not getting back out there to see your dad again. My prayers are with y'all.
My condolences for all of you!
It truly breaks my heart, just like with Aunt Tobey. I know he's in no more pain. He is now and forever with his love and family in Christ. But the sadness that is left down here is a whole that can never be filled till we see him again. To the 4 wonderful children, and grands I am sending my love and prayers. I will see you Monday. I love yall.
We are so sorry for the loss of Richard. You guys are in our thoughts and prayers.
Remembering your family in prayer! Love y’all.
Condolences to the Richard Brady from the late Jimmy Kirk family.
Sweet Barbara - our deepest condolences. Covering you and your family in prayer.
Prayers sent for all.
Linda and family I am so sorry for the loss of your father. You are In my thoughts and prayers.