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Mattie Jewel Bryant

Funeral services were held Tuesday, July 24, 2018, at Hathorn Funeral Home in Columbia for Mattie Jewel Bryant, 83, of Silver Creek, who passed away Friday, July 20, 2018, at Marion General Hospital. Interment was at Hepzibah Baptist Church Cemetery. Mernice Griner, Bro. Eddie Myers and Bro. Jason Matheny officiated.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Hubert Bryant; parents, Robert and Ida Gill; daughter, Linda Blanchard; five brothers, Joe Gill, Ray Gill, Garvis Gill, Billy Gill and Charlie Gill; two sisters, Mary Stuckey and Evelyn Gill, and two grandchildren, Gary Allen Bryant and P.J. Bryant.
She is survived by 2 sons, Dwain Bryant of Reserve, Lousiana and Buddy Bryant (Kathy) of Valaparaiso, Indiana; 3 daughters, Pam Daniels (Ronnie) of Silver Creek, JoAnn Parkman (Johnny) of Oak Vale and Jeanette Anderson (Don) of Silver Creek; 12 grandchildren, Tony Bryant (Zamira), Michael Bryant, Melissa Bryant, Jessi Bryant, Tiffany Wallace (Adam), Zac Parkman (Sonya), Stephanie Hunt (Willie), Jason Daniels (Mandy), Jamie Anderson, Ashley Lee (Joe), Terry Blanchard (Brandy) and Kevin Blanchard (Nicole); 21 great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Pallbearers were Jason Daniels, Willie Hunt, Zac Parkman, Adam Wallace, Kevin Blanchard, Chase Riley and Jamie Anderson.
Hathorn Funeral Home in Columbia was in charge of the arrangements. Family and friends may sign an online guestbook at