Early Porter Bickley, 85, of Louisa passed away in the New Martha Jefferson Hospital in Charlottesville on Sunday, August 28, 2011.
Mr. Bickley was born January 1, 1926. He was the son of the late William DeWitt Bickley and Ora Perkins Bickley. He was a life-long resident and farmer of Louisa. Mr. Bickley was a member of Waldrop Baptist Church.
He is survived by his two brothers, Lloyd Daniel Bickley and Fred D. Bickley; his two sisters, Eleanor M. Bickley and Pertie M. Bickley all of Louisa; and a number of nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his father and mother; his brother, Wilson M. Bickley; and his baby sister, Martha Jane Bickley.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, September 4 in the Bickley Family Cemetery, on the Bickley Homeplace near Louisa with the Rev. Hubert R. Hart, pastor of Waldrop Baptist Church, officiating.