Kenneth “Brad” Bradley Bean passed from this life on Friday, Aug. 3, 2018, in Ardmore at the age of 50. He was born June 25, 1968, in Ardmore, to Kenneth Wendyl Bean and Mary Alice (Williams) Bean.
Brad attended Dickson Schools, graduating in 1986.  He attended Murray State College, Tishomingo and East Central University in Ada where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 1992. During his college years he was employed by Gilbert Central Construction Company in Ada. After graduation he continued his employment with Gilbert in Phoenix, Ariz. Brad returned to Dickson and managed the family business, Ken Bean Dozer Service, Inc.
On May 11, 1996, he married Diana Simone Hembree in Las Vegas, Nevada. He was an avid bicyclist. He enjoyed riding, repairing, restoring, buying and selling bicycles. He enjoyed spending time with Chloe and his family.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Vernon and Ina (Snider) Bean, and Lemuel and Madge (LeFlore) Williams.
Brad is survived by his daughter, Chloe of Dickson; Parents, Mary and Ken Bean of Dickson; Brother, Kyle Bean and his wife, Dana, their children, Maddy and Jaxon of Ardmore; Diana Simone Bean of Oklahoma City; Aunt, Thellys Walden and husband, Bill of Tulsa; Uncle, Ralph Williams and wife, Robbie of Kingston; Aunt, Ann Linehan of Ardmore, and several cousins.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, at Craddock Memorial Chapel.
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