|Birth: ||Mar. 2, 1920|
|Death: ||Mar. 1, 2005|
Corsicana Daily Sun
8/3/2008 - 8/4/2008
Mary Frances (Thompson) Bryant
Apr 24, 1922 - Aug 1, 2008
Mary Frances Bryant, at the age of 86 went to be with her Lord on Aug. 1, 2008.Mary was born on April 24, 1922 in the Cade Community in Streetman, the oldest child of five children and daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Thompson (Jack and Belle).Survivors include her brothers, Eldon of Encinitas, Calif. and Billy of Magnolia. Frances leaves to cherish her memories many nieces and nephews, cousins and her many friends.Mary was preceded in death by her parents Jack and Belle; sister, Lora Belle Thompson; and brother, John.She was also preceded in death by her beloved husband of 62 years, Tommy J. Bryant.Mary attended Cade School and Streetman High School where she graduated in 1941.Mary was an active and devoted member of First Baptist Church wherever she lived. A devoted Christian who loved the Lord.
One of her joys was sharing her faith so that all might know messages and love of Christ, her Lord and Savior.
She worked as a dental assistant for 27 years in Fort Worth, working for only two dentists. As she semi-retired much of her time was spent with church work, quilting, sewing, floral arranging and other crafts. Quilting was her first love and numerous hand made quilts were admired by many. In her last years she fought health odds against Alzheimer's, breast cancer and loss of eyesight.
She was admired and loved by all who cared for her and witnessed what a great lady she was.Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home.
Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home with the Rev. Wayne Mahoney officiating.
Interment will follow at Birdston Cemetery.
Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home, Corsicana.
Tommy J. Bryant (1922 - 2006)*
Created by: Butterfly Rose
Record added: May 19, 2009
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