Mrs. Lola M. Bryant

May 4, 1926September 25, 2010

Lola Bryant

May 4, 1926 to September 25, 2010

Lola passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side.

She was married to William (Sarge) Bryant April 6, 1946 until his death separated the two of them on January 12, 1987.

She is survived by five children, Carolyn and Harlin Schildhauer, Floyd Bryant, Robin and Greg Timmons, Lynn Malicki, Suzanne and Paul Atkins; twelve grandchildren and their families, Keith Handley, Melissa and DJ Gullick, Laurie and Greg Robinson, Christy and Jody Weems, Michelle Atkins, Amanda Malicki, Jack Baty, Tina and Jason Miller, Paul and Sue Atkins, Carl Malicki, Jessica and Danyun Mills and Jennifer Timmons; eleven great grandchildren, Trevor, Forest, Devin, Jennifer, Sarah, Justin, Christopher, Hayden, Layla, Aiden, Kyle and three more on the way!!!

She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Laura and grandson, Eric Handley and a brother, Robert G. Mallinson.

The Bryant family will receive guests for a time of visitation from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, September 28, 2010 at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Temple.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, September 29, 2010 in the chapel of Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Temple with Chaplain Brent Eaton of Vista Care Hospice officiating. Interment will follow in Temple Garden of Memories.

For those that desire the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Vista Care Hospice, 2626 South 37th Street, Temple, Texas 76504.

Words of comfort may be shared with the family at

Arrangements under the direction of Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home, Temple, TX.


  • Funeral Service Wednesday, September 29, 2010
  • Visitation Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Mrs. Lola M. Bryant

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brenda (pursley) edwards

September 28, 2010

Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Jeanna Chrisner

September 28, 2010

Please know that we are thinking of all of you ! Love and prayers ! Jeanna & Tiger Chrisner & family