- November 13, 1963 - January 20, 2013
- Metairiel, Louisiana
of Bradford's Passing
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“I am sorry for your loss. I knew Brad as a student at Christ School I was a year behind him, and as such, I mainly knew Brad on the sports field. I...Read More »
1 of 47 | Posted by: Jim McCullough - VA
“We were so sorry to hear about Brad. He was always a cheerful and helpful person and we have happy memories of him in his days at C.S. May God...Read More »
2 of 47 | Posted by: Guenter and Donna Wadewitz - NC
“My deepest sympathies to the Girault family. I have very fond memories of Brad from Christ School. He was great guy and an awesome athlete. He will...Read More »
3 of 47 | Posted by: Stephen J. Crowley - Phoenix, AZ
“To Brad's family, friends, and former Christ School classmates, we are sorry for your loss.
4 of 47 | Posted by: Mr. & Mrs. C. Ray Campbell - OH
We nicknamed him Bad ! As he was a Bad a** !
I learned a tremendous amount of knowledge from Mr G !
He moved to Atlanta and was on the fast...Read More »
5 of 47 | Posted by: Andrew Kono - Atlanta, GA
“Renee and family:I met Brad in high school. We shared many of the same interests: tennis, basketball, golf and pursuing the wild ways of youth. I...Read More »
6 of 47 | Posted by: william joines - NC
“my deepest sympathy to the Girault Family.
Brad will be missed by everyone that was lucky enough to know him.
7 of 47 | Posted by: alice hardgrove - Metaiir, LA
“John, Murrell, and Johnny,
Very sad about your loss. I only knew Brad as a child, but he was full of fun then, and I know he will be missed. Our...Read More »
8 of 47 | Posted by: Creed W. Brierre - New Orleans, LA
“I'm so sorry for your loss.
9 of 47 | Posted by: Lise Hartwell Cameron - Houston, TX
“To the Girault Family,
So Sorry for your loss. Brad was a kind and caring person and will be missed by everyone whose life he touched.
10 of 47 | Posted by: Early Stelljes - new orleans, LA
I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers. God Bless.
11 of 47 | Posted by: Muriel Guyton - New Orleans, LA
“Thirty years ago Brad and I were SAE fraternity Brothers At Mercer. He was an amazing person who everyone loved. I like so many are sad that today it...Read More »
12 of 47 | Posted by: Chris Moore - Brunswick, GA
“We remember Brad's deep connection to family. We always feel welcomed in Brad and Renee's home. Brad was filed with generosity, great spirit, and...Read More »
13 of 47 | Posted by: charlotte and Mel Marhes - LA
“We are so sorry about your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Love from Carol and Reiner Haubold
14 of 47 | Posted by: Carol Wetterhall Haubold - CO
“Dear Girault Family,
We just heard about your loss and we are crushed and saddened. You will be in our thoughts and prayers and we love you.
Murray...Read More »
15 of 47 | Posted by: Murray & Julia Hawkins - LA
“I am so sorry for your loss. God bless.
16 of 47 | Posted by: alexa georges - new orleans, LA
“Deepest Sympathy to the family
17 of 47 | Posted by: Leeroy Tassin
“Will miss you,God bless you. rest in peace.
18 of 47 | Posted by: Augie Pusateri
“The world has lost a great man. We will miss him dearly.
19 of 47 | Posted by: rockey
“My heart was deeply saddened when I heard the news. Brad will truly be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with all the family and friends. May God...Read More »
20 of 47 | Posted by: rose perrilloux - co worker
“Ginger: So sorry to hear about your loss. Best to you and your family during this difficult time.
21 of 47 | Posted by: Bob Kengott - Chicago, IL
Thinking of you and your family during this difficult time. You are in my prayers.
22 of 47 | Posted by: John B. Atteberry III - Harvey, LA
“We will all miss you here at Triple Play.
23 of 47 | Posted by: Mimi & Kenny
“Dear John and Murrell :
We are very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
24 of 47 | Posted by: Gerardo and Ana Ortega - kenner, LA
“We are deeply saddened, our thoughts & prayers are with the family.
25 of 47 | Posted by: Lydia & Brainerd Montgomery - LA
“My deepest sympathy to Brad's family. I known Brad for almost 15 years and the one single thing that stuck out in most of our conversations was his...Read More »
26 of 47 | Posted by: Sheila Soukup - Dallas, TX
“John and Murrell:
My sincere condolences. Please know that you are both in my thoughts and prayers.
27 of 47 | Posted by: Jeannette McCurnin - Metairie, LA
“John, I'm so very sorry to hear of your loss. My deepest sympathy to you and all of your family and may you be blessed with peace and healing as time...Read More »
28 of 47 | Posted by: Eugenie Ricau Rocherolle - CT
“Dear Girault Family
I have never met you, but I new your husband and father in the early 80's and I can say he was a uniquely strong and charismatic...Read More »
29 of 47 | Posted by: Charlie Clayton - Winter Park, FL
“Renee and Kristen, my deepest sympathy goes out to you both at this difficult time. He will have the best seat in the house at the Miss USA pageant....Read More »
30 of 47 | Posted by: Amanda Foster - Metairie, LA
“Dear Girault Family,We were deeply saddened to hear of Brads passing and are extremely sorry of your loss. Brad was a kind and generous soul and...Read More »
31 of 47 | Posted by: Mark & Gail Patterson - Metairie, LA
“My prayers are with Brad's family and close friends today.
I have thought of him often over the last 30 years and remember him as one of those people...Read More »
32 of 47 | Posted by: Scott Clayton - Sautee,, GA
“Im so sorry to hear about Bradley.
He and I shared alot of great times in our college years together
33 of 47 | Posted by: Robert Israel - harahan, LA
“My heart felt condolences goes out to the whole Girault family. Brad was such a unforgetable positive presence at St. Martin's. The class of '82...Read More »
34 of 47 | Posted by: Rebecca Fullilove Choate - LA
Our loving thoughts and prayers are with and your family. Brad was loved by all of us here at Capital One. We will miss him immensely.
...Read More »
35 of 47 | Posted by: Gaynell Pearson - New Orleans, LA
“We never met Bradford, but his obituary was beautiful. We know Ginger and we are so sorry for all the pain she is feeling and the pain Bradford's...Read More »
36 of 47 | Posted by: Kristie Powell - Chicago, IL
“Renee, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family through this heartbreaking time. There's nothing I can say that will ease your pain, but...Read More »
37 of 47 | Posted by: Celeste Pfefferle - Saint Rose, LA
“To the family -know that Brad was blessed with the gift of creating a lot of positive energy. He was larger than life, and he touched a lot of...Read More »
38 of 47 | Posted by: Bob Way - Perry, GA - Friend
“Brad, Thank you so much for being a wonderful husband and father to my beautiful Renee and my niece Kristen and nephew Kody. You truly were the...Read More »
39 of 47 | Posted by: Chantell Autin - Gretna, LA
“Brad, you will be missed. I still have vivid memories of you at the SAE house and football field. You are a legend to a lot of us. Rest in peace.
...Read More »
40 of 47 | Posted by: Reese Freyer - Atlanta, GA
“You all are in Donna and my thoughts and prayers. Brad was one of those special players that I will never forget. He knew only one speed and that...Read More »
41 of 47 | Posted by: Pat and Donna James - fletcher, NC
“Great guy and leader. Rest in peace Brad - you will be missed.
42 of 47 | Posted by: Gary s Buhler - Tampa, FL
“My condolences to the family. I worked with Brad at Hibernia/Capital One for many, many years.'He was always a good, fair and honest friend....Read More »
43 of 47 | Posted by: Bob Segari - Kenner, LA - Friend
“I was not given the pleasure to have met Mr. Bradford in person. But I've heard a lot about him from Kristen over our study sessions in nursing...Read More »
44 of 47 | Posted by: Amy Randazzo
“Our thoughts and prayers go out to Brad's family during this time of pain and loss. Your hearts are heavy right now, but hopefully your hurt will be...Read More »
45 of 47 | Posted by: Darren & Gail Crowe - Forney, TX
“Love and the very best memories....and sending you all my white light and positive energy. I will see you again my friend.
46 of 47 | Posted by: Shawn Edwards - Georgetown, TX
“Brad was one of a kind and a special friend to me. He always had the right thing to say while we were together on the court. We had a great time...Read More »
47 of 47 | Posted by: Emile Weigand - Mandeville, LA
Bradford Lusk Girault passed away on January 20, 2013, at the age of 49. He is survived by his loving wife Renee Girault, his two beautiful children Kody and Kristen, his parents John and Murrell Girault, his sister Ginger Smits (Steve), his brother Johnny Girault (Evelyn) and his sister Cathy Duane (Martin), as well as numerous nieces, nephews and close friends. Brad attended St. Martin's High School and was a graduate of Christ School and Mercer University. Brad was known for his generosity, big heart, and deep love for his family and friends, as well as his passion for pool, tennis and golf. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation from 12-2 p.m. followed by a service at 2 p.m. on Friday, January 25, 2013, at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd. To view and sign the guestbook, please visit www.lakelawnmetairie.com. In lieu of flowers, donations to the American Heart Association are preferred.