The Journal Register (Medina, NY)


December 5, 2013

David "Big Money" Brady

BUFFALO — David "Big Money" Brady, 64, of Medina, NY, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, December 3, 2013, at the Buffalo General Hospital, with his loving family at his side.

Born on March 1, 1949 in Medina, NY, he was the son of the late Clifford and Lucille (Hammond) Brady.

Mr. Brady graduated from Medina High School and worked for various jobs, including Fisher-Price, Cadillac Rubber and lastly for Empire Coating of Albion. He attended Glad Tidings     Baptist Church and enjoyed mowing his lawn, working on his car and fishing, and he was known in the neighborhood for fixing children's bicycles.

He is survived by his companion for 35 years, Lizzie McCray; two daughters, Laquanza Brady of Lockport and Damaris McCray of Buffalo; two grandchildren, Aaliyah and Jamirrah; special mother, Jane Schuyler-Dingman; six sisters, Juanita (Willie) Riley, Bernice Boose, Ernestine Brady, Cheryl Thompson, Joanne Johnson, all of Medina,  Darlene (Lawrence) Amos of Loganville, GA; seven  brothers, Willie (Sharon) Brady of Medina, Lynn Brady of Middleport, Roger (Jerline) Brady of Winter Garden, FL, Leroy Brady of Greensboro, NC, James (Louise) Brady of Rochester, Robert (Carolyn) Harvey of Greenville, SC, Lawrence (Margie) Harvey of Lakeland, FL; aunts, Lizzie Wallace and Glennis Chinn; four sisters-in-law, Annie McCray, Virginia McCray, Catherine Mack Norton and Lillie (John) Grayer. He was predeceased by his siblings, Elmon, Willie Foster and Clifford Brady, Jr.; special sister, Barbara Schuyler and Aunt Marion Schuyler.

Relatives and friends may call 5PM-7PM on Monday, December 9, 2013, at the Bates & Tuttle Funeral Home, 226 Pearl St., Medina, NY 14103. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, 1:30 PM at the Glad Tidings Baptist Church, 404 W. Oak Orchard St., Medina, NY 14103, with the Pastor, Rev. Lambert Duncan officiating. Burial will be in the Boxwood Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

Please sign the online register book at

Text Only