Bettie Lou Bryant, age 92, of Little Rock, AR, formerly of Crossett, AR, passed away on January 27, 2021. She was born on December 9, 1928 to Luther Henry and Fanchion Adelle Spence in Derma, MS. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Derma, MS and former member of Bellevue Baptist of Memphis, TN and First Baptist Church of Crossett, AR. Bettie was active in WMU and portrayed Lottie Moon at church functions for many years. She was an active member of Crossett Hospital Auxiliary and was also president. She graduated Derma High School in 1946.
She is preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Donald E. Bryant, Sr. (1986).
Left to cherish her memory are her three children, Bettie F. Bryant of Maumelle, AR, Mary Angela Cook (Steve) of Rogers, AR and Donald E. Bryant, Jr. of Little Rock, AR; three grandchildren, Staci A. Shearon (Heath) of Maumelle, AR, Erin A. Thompson (Reese) of Springdale, AR and Matthew H. Cook (Korey) of Rogers, AR; three great grandchildren, Sydney E. Wood of Maumelle, AR, Hannah E. Thompson, of Springdale, AR and Gavin S. Thompson, also of Springdale, AR; one sister, Mary Jean Griffin of Conover, NC, two step great grandchildren, Reese Shearon and Emma Shearon, both of Maumelle, AR.
The family will have private graveside services at Pinewood Memorial Park, Inc. with Bro. Jaimie Alexander, officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memory of Bettie Lou Bryant to:
International Mission Board
Lottie Moon Christmas Offering
3806 Monument Ave.
Richmond, VA 23230
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