Obituary for William Randolph “Buck” Bratton

William Randolph “Buck” Bratton, age 95 of Pulaski passed away Thursday, August 22, 2019 at his home. Born July 2, 1924 in Pulaski he was the son of the late Hubert Bratton & Lena Bratton. His wife, Reba Alice Akers Bratton, daughter, Lois B. Stephens, son-in-law, Daniel Riggs and granddaughter, Lisa Craig also preceded him in death.

Buck was a veteran of the United States Army and retired as a driver from Pulaski County.

He is survived by his


Betty Jo Riggs – Dublin

William Ray Bratton & fiancée Vickie Blankenship – Pulaski

Linda (Dave) Davis – Dublin


Melissa McGinnis VanHorn – Pulaski

Ashley Bratton – Draper

Tina & Ronnie Turpin – Pulaski

Terry Stephens – Dublin

Bryan Bailey – Pulaski

Numerous Great Grandchildren

Best Friends

John Spangler and Kenneth “Dook” Stephens

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM – Monday, August 26, 2019 at the Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski.

Interment will follow at the Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin where he will receive military honors.

The family will receive friends one hour before service time Monday at the Funeral Home.

A special thanks to Melissa VanHorn, Vickie Blankenship and Betty Riggs for their special care.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.