Community grieving after beloved Horsepasture Fire Chief, wife die in tragic accident

Updated: Jan 2

HORSEPASTURE – The Henry County community, specially fire and rescue personnel, are grieving the loss of a beloved public servant.

Horsepasture Fire Chief Charles Bradshaw and his wife Sherri were killed in a single-vehicle.

The accident occurred Friday night on Bouldin Road in the Horsepasture community.

Henry County Board of Supervisers Chairman Jim Adams shared the following statement:

"The County is saddened to learn that Horsepasture Fire Chief Charles Bradshaw and his wife Sherri, died as a result of injuries sustained during a motor vehicle crash earlier today. Chief Bradshaw loved our community and served it well. We are grateful for Chief Bradshaw’s service, unwavering courage as a first responder, and his dedication to protecting citizens. We are also very grateful for the sacrifices made for our community by his wife Sherri. We offer our prayers and condolences. We ask our entire community to pray for Mr. Bradshaw’s family, friends, employees, and fellow firefighters."

State police is currently conducting an investigation.


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