Lillian V. Bryan, 95, of Marshall died Saturday, April 24, 2010, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 28, 2010, at Gill Memorial Baptist Church, with Rev. Russ Johnson and William W. Harlow officiating. Visitation will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Burial will be in Union Cemetery near Marshall. Memorials may be made to Baptist Children's Home in Bridgeton or Gill Memorial Baptist Church. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born Oct. 6, 1914, in Thomasville, she was the daughter of the late Noah Joseph Baker and Lola Effie Davis Baker. In 1935, she married Robert McReynolds, who preceded her in death. In 1945, she married Jim Stewart, who preceded her in death in 1957. In 1969, she married Vurley Hawkins, who preceded her in death in 1971. In 1972, she married Maurice Bryan, who preceded her in death in 1980. She had lived in Saline County most of her life and was an active member of Gill Memorial Baptist Church, where she was a member of its Women's Missionary Union. She worked at Safeway Grocery, Marshall Public Schools and Fitzgibbon Hospital. She was a member of Happy Adult Singles.
Survivors include one daughter, Martha Sue Jasper of Marshall; two stepdaughters, Donna Beth Shaw of Boonville and Anna Maples of Lexington; one stepson, Dale Bryan of Chilhowee; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; several step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren; one brother, Lawrence Baker of Marshall; two sisters, Ruth Herndon of Marshall and Velma Bacon of rural Marshall; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by two sons, James F. Stewart Jr. and David Stewart Manson; two stepdaughters, Norma Anglen and Betty Downs; four brothers, Amos Baker, Norman Baker, Alva Baker and Earl Baker; one sister, Mary Frain; and twin sisters, Doris and Dorothy Baker in infancy.