Mary D. Bryant, 67, of Branford passed away April 15, 2017.
Mary was born January 8, 1950 to the late John and Dorothy Deadmond in Townsend, Montana. She lived for 37 years in the Jacksonville area, but had lived in Branford for over 10 years. Mary retired after 33 years from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida and was very active with her husband Big John with Morocco Shrine Temple, and with several of the area Shrine Clubs including West Jax Shrine Club, Branford Shrine Club, Lake City Shrine Club, Suwannee River Shrine Club, and the Ballyhoo Buggy Unit. She will always be remembered as a person who loved life and people.
Mary is survived by her husband of 44 years John Bryant, a son Russell Burnett (Katherine) of Jacksonville, a brother Floyd Deadmond of Twinfall, Idaho, a grandchild Brian Burnett of Jacksonville, a brother-in-law Gary Bryant (Liz) of Venice, Florida, a caregiver Linda Barnes of Branford, other family members, and friends.
A memorial service will be held in honor of Mary 2:00 PM Sunday, May 7, 2017 at the Lake City Shrine Club at 770 NW Brown Rd, Lake City, FL 32055. A reception will be held at the Club following the service.
Arrangements have been placed under the care of Rick Gooding Funeral Home, Cross City, Florida, 352-498-5400 and Chiefland, Florida, 352-493-0050. Please sign the online guest book at rickgoodingfuneralhomes.com
Published on  April 25, 2017