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R.L. Bryant

Friday, October 21, 2005

SIKESTON - R. L. Bryant, 92, died Oct. 21, 2005, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center.

Born May 13, 1913, in Kewanee, daughter of the late Lee and Ellen McGlothin Bizzel, she was a member of Tanner Street Church of God where she was a nursery worker for many years. She had worked in the cafeteria of the old Middle School for Sikeston Public Schools before retiring.

On Dec. 24, 1931, she married Robert P. Bryant, who preceded her in death Aug. 21, 1975.

Also preceding her in death were three brothers and two sisters.

Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Robert Jerry and Merrell Bryant of Jacksonville, Ala.; one daughter and son-in-law, Bonnie and James Sindle of Sikeston; and six grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Visitation is from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston, where services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday, with the Rev. Carl Addison, pastor of Tanner Street Church of God, officiating.

Burial will follow in the Memorial Park Cemetery.

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Memorial contributions may be made to:

Tanner Street Church of God

619 Tanner Street

Sikeston, MO 63801


Sikeston Humane Society

1900 Compress Road

Sikeston, MO 63801