Juanita Luella Harper Bradshaw
April 16, 1927 – June 13, 2019
June 26, 2019
Juanita Luella Harper Bradshaw, 92, a former Sweet Home resident, passed away in Pendleton June 13, 2019.
She was born April 16, 1927 in Oklahoma to Oscar and Gertrude Harper, one of nine children.
She lived in Sweet Home for many years, working as a bartender at the Elks Club and as a server at Mollie’s Bakery. She loved fishing, crocheting and gardening.
Juanita is survived by her children, Raymond Paul Shelton of Pendleton, Glyn “Bubba” Shelton of Chester, Calif., Sue and son-in-law Don Johnston of Sweet Home, Trudie and son-in-law Les Zemmer of Baker, Judy Nord of Pendleton and Kimberly and son-in-law Bill Wilson of Eugene; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sisters Yovonne Bean of Moscow, Texas and Barbara Tenbusch of Lebanon; and some very close friends.
She was preceded in death by a son, Gary Shelton, who died at age 3; brothers Darrel Harper, Bud Harper, Wayne Harper, Jimmy Harper and OB Harper; sister Gwenda Hackworth; her parents; and husband Tom Bradshaw.
Funeral services were held in Pendleton June 19. She was buried at Gilliland Cemetery.