Carl Bradley, who was state natural resources secretary in the administration of the late Gov. Wallace Wilkinson, died Thursday at his home in Hattiesburg, Miss. He was 89.
Bradley’s son, David Bradley, said his father died of natural causes and had turned 89 on Tuesday. Carl Bradley served in the Wilkinson administration from 1988 until he resigned in October 1991.
Bradley served in the Army in World War II and the Korean War. In 1953, he graduated from the University of Kentucky.
A private memorial service for Bradley was to be held in Hattiesburg.