Church Staff

Bradley Memorial UMC is blessed with outstanding professional staff and volunteers who are committed to using the skills and talents God has given them to further God's work in our world. Please contact us if you would like more information about Bradley Memorial UMC, or if we can be of assistance to you in any way.

The mailing address, telephone number, and fax number for all staff members are:

Bradley Memorial United Methodist Church
1425 W. Franklin Blvd.
Gastonia, NC 28052
Telephone: 704.865.9595
FAX: 704.867.6521

Rev. Brian Crady


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Brian is joyful to be appointed to Bradley Memorial since July 2021, and is in his 31st year of ministry. He graduated from Duke Divinity School and is an Elder in the Western NC Conference of the United Methodist Church.

“For god so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through him.” John 3:16-17

Kimberly Pruitt

Director of Music

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Dana Grant

Business Manager

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Dana Grant is a native of Gastonia. Has served as Business Manager of Bradley Memorial United Methodist Church since 2005. Oversees the finances, buildings and main flow of the church office.

Ashley Dixon


God’s World. God’s Word. God’s Work