Ariel Bradley

BRADLEY, Ariel Brianne, 17, of Reader, W.Va., taken from her family suddenly due to an automobile accident Sunday, May 9, 2010.

Ariel was born August 17, 1992 in New Martinsville, W.Va., the beloved daughter of Diana McDiffitt of Reader.

She was a senior at Valley High School, employee of Wendy’s in New Martinsville, Valley High School’s 2009 Snow Queen and a Protestant by faith

She was preceded in death by her maternal grandmother, Avis McDiffitt (2005).

Surviving, in addition to her mom, are her maternal grandfather, Cecil McDiffitt of Reader; aunts and uncles, Karen (James) Dulaney of Big Run, W.Va., Tim (Tammy) McDiffitt of Piney, W.Va., Mike McDiffitt of New Martinsville, W.Va., Janet (Jay) Slider of Paden City, W.Va.; cousins, Jamie, Chris and Brett Dulaney; Aunt Becky, Dave and Merideth McDiffitt; Anthony and Whitney McDiffitt; Carlyn and Trey Slider; Brittany James and Brendan Dulaney; special friends, Alex Smith, Courtney Price and Tameka Eddy.

Friends received 2-8 p.m. Wednesday, May 12, 2010, in Williams Funeral Home, 226 N SR 20, Pine Grove WV.

Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, May 13, 2010 at the First Baptist Church, Reader, WV with Leary VanHorn officiating.

Interment in Knights of Pythias Cemetery, Hastings, W.Va.

Memorial contributions may be made in Ariel’s name to the Kids Club, Trinity United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 367, Reader, WV 26167

Expressions of sympathy may be made