Funeral services, Rita Jenelle Bradley, age 77, of Orange, Texas, passed away Monday, December 9, 2019, under the direction of Dorman Funeral Home, will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at Grace Point at Eagle Heights Church in Orange, Texas, with Brother Kevin Inman officiating. Intermittent will immediately follow the services at Autumn Oaks Memorial Park in Orange, Texas. Visitation for family and friends will be held at the church on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Grace Point at Eagle Heights Church.
Jenelle was born on Monday, February 16, 1942 in Orange, Texas to parents Violet Orene (Horton) Bradley and Jimmy Dee Morris, Sr. Jenelle was a wonderful woman that was truly one of a kind and was very loved by everyone she met along the way. Jenelle graduated from Bridge City High School in 1960 and from there, she went on to earn an Associate’s Degree as an X-Ray technician. She worked as such for several years before deciding to become a housewife, and a very good one at that. She was a true family woman who enjoyed spending quality time with her loved ones every chance she got. Jenelle met the love of her life when she came to know Charles Bradley. The couple shared 58 blissful years of marriage together and had two wonderful children. Her grandchildren were the light of her life, as she loved them unconditionally. She loved her husband, children and the rest of her family as well, but those grandchildren and great grandchildren were her life. Jenelle was a phenomenal cook and loved to do so every chance she got. She absolutely adored her church and her church family. She was a true believer in our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, and had a true servant’s heart. If the doors were open at the church, Jenelle was there. When Jenelle and her husband, Charles, were younger, they loved to travel to places such as, Colorado, Utah as well as several other places to go snow skiing, which Jenelle was excellent at it. Jenelle was a daughter, wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother and friend, who will forever be loved and missed by all who knew her.
Jenelle is survived by her loving husband of 58 years, Charles Bradley, Sr; son, Charles (Chuck) Bradley, Jr. and wife Janet; daughter, Kelli Worthy and husband Clint, Sr.; brother, Don Morris; sister, Trilby Hughes; grandchildren, Julia Bradley, Amanda Slacum and husband Aaron, Jake Bradley and fiancé Morghan, Brittni Morris and husband Shelby, Clint Allen Worthy, Jr., Bradley Worthy and Kevin Worthy; great grandchildren, Logan Morris, Charlie Morris, Hayden Morris and Reece Slacum. As well as, numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
Jenelle is preceded in death by her mother and father, Jimmy Dee and Violet Morris; brothers, Jimmy Dee Morris, Jr., Douglas Morris, and Jerry Morris.
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