In Loving Memory of

Shirley Bryant


It is with great sadness that the family of Shirley Keith Bryant announces her passing on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at the age of 83 years. She was born in Winchester, Tennessee on December 8, 1934 to parents Henry and Clarice Keith. She was a devoted member of the Church of Christ.


Shirley will be forever remembered by her children, Sharon Bryant, Mabel Stickles (Erik), Ruth Bryant, Charlena Byant, and Troy Bryant (Kristen). She will also be adoringly remembered by her ten grandchildren, George Delaino (Violet), Amber Rogan (McKinney), Lacey Neelands, Sam Stickles, Jourdan Goetz, Tess Bryant, John Stickles (Brooke), Hailey Reeves (Mike), Katrina Bryant, and Logan Bryant. She will also be sorely missed by her brother, William Keith and his wife, Ruth, and by her lifelong best friend, Marie Langford.


A visitation will be held 9:00-10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at the Forest Meadows Funeral Home, 725 NW 23rd Ave., Gainesville, FL 32609. A funeral service will be held afterward at 10:00 a.m. in the Forest Meadows chapel with Doug Frazier officiating. Interment will follow in the family plot at Forest Meadows Memorial Park East, 3700 SE Hawthorne Rd., Gainesville.  Arrangements are under the care of Forest Meadows Funeral Home, Gainesville, FL.


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12 Responses

  1. Amber at · Reply

    I love you so much Granny…

  2. Ruthie at · Reply

    No words can express how I feel. I love you mommy, and my only comfort is that I know you and daddy are watching over all of us.

  3. Gwen at · Reply

    I will miss Aunt Shirley so much. She was always one of my favorite Aunts. And I had a lot of them!

    1. Ruthie at · Reply

      Thank you for keeping in touch with her. She truly enjoyed your phone calls



  5. Linda Scribner at · Reply

    Our hearts here are sad because have lost a great love and comfort to us. But we need to celebrate because she is in a place of peace, joy and comfort since her strong faith, hope and love has carried her high above the fray. God Bless your journey Grannie. Linda Ben Luke and Spencer

    1. Ruthie at · Reply

      Thank you Linda. She loved you and your family as her own.

  6. Brenda Forrester at · Reply

    My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Shirley was a wonderful christian lady that will always be remembered.

  7. Danny B Hall at · Reply

    My mother Frances Denton Hall grew up living next door to Shirley , my mother thought the world of her . My prayers go out to the family.
    Danny B. Hall

  8. Kyle at · Reply

    Ruth, my condolences go out to you and your family. My prayers and thought go out to them as well in a time of healing

  9. Patricia Williams at · Reply

    Sharon, my condolences to you and your family. We are praying for peace for you all. Please enjoy the memories you all share with your loved one. Blessings!

  10. Karen Norwood at · Reply

    I always enjoyed when Aunt Shirley would come to TN for a visit, those visits were even more special as I got older. I will miss her greatly, as I know Grandaddy and Grandmother will as well. I love you all!

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