In Loving

James Daniel Bratton

July 2, 1969 – August 31, 2020

James Daniel Bratton, 51, of Mineral, VA departed this life August 31, 2020. He was born July 2, 1969 in Richmond, VA to Beatrice McKenzie and the late James A. Bratton.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, James L. and Emmer Bowman Bratton, of Scottsville, VA and maternal grandparents, Dan and Arlene McAvoy McKenzie, of Upperglade, WV.

He is survived by his mother, Beatrice McKenzie, of Upperglade WV; his sister, Karla McNutt and her husband, Bobby, of Louisa, VA; nephew, Logan McNutt, of Louisa VA; niece, Lauren McNutt (fiancée Blaine) and great nephew, Elias Taylor Brooks, of Bumpass, VA.

Danny loved nature and his best friend, his parrot of 23 years, Louie.

Graveside services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 19, 2021 at the Dan McKenzie Cemetery in Upperglade, WV, officiated by Pastor Craig Williams.

Memorial Contributions can be made in memory of Danny Bratton and his best friend “LOUIE” to The Central Virginia Parrot Sanctuary, Project Perry, Inc., P.O. Box 1208, Louisa, VA 23093 or

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