Mary Louise Coon Bradley, age 85 of Athens and former resident of Harrison County, died Friday evening, Sept. 2, 2011 at Russell’s Nursing Home, Albany. Born Oct. 20, 1925 in The Plains, she was the daughter of the late Pearl & Frances Helwig Coon.

Besides her parents she is preceded in death by five sisters, Blanche Adams, Verna Brakeall, Margaret Madru, Clarice Shields and Waveline Coon; three brothers, Leslie, Otho “Doc” and Lorenzo Coon; and a son-in-law, William Schoonover.

Funeral service was conducted September 6 at Jagers & Sons Funeral Home, Athens with Pastor James Stewart officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville. Please share a memory, a note of condolence or sign the online register book at

A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.