James K. Bradford, 77, of Apache Junction, AZ, formerly of Columbus, passed away April 9, 2018. He is survived by his wife, Mary E. Bradford; sister, Pamela (Lee) Closson; stepdaughters, Claudia (Larry) Freeman and Rebeca Sparks. He has two nephews, two nieces, three great nephews and two great nieces. He was preceded in death by his parents, Howdy and Irene Gorman; grandparents, Warner and Nora Bradford; brothers, Thomas Gorman and Howard Gorman II. He was retired from Lorillard after many years. He was a member of Westgate Lodge and later Baltimore Lodge No. 475 inn Baltimore, OH. He loved traveling and being with his family and many friends.