Funeral services for  Mrs. Linda Fay Elrod Bryant,  66,   of
Cookeville, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on  Tuesday, May
12,  2009,  at  Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home  in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial  will  follow  in  the Granville Cemetery in
Granville, TN.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 10 A.M. until
time of services.

Mrs. Bryant   passed  away  on  Saturday,  May  9,  2009,  at
Standing Stone Care and Rehab Center in Monterey, TN.
   
She was born January 31, 1943, in Putnam  County,  TN,  to
the late  
Casto  and  Willie Hazel Elrod.  On October 2, 1970,
she was married to the late
James Houston Bryant.  She  was
a private caregiver.

In addition to her husband and parents,  she  was  preceded in
death by
1 Brother: Dale Elrod.

Survivors  include  
1 Son:  Michael D. Bryant  of  Cookeville,
TN;
2 Daughters:  Valerie (Dan) Parks and Jamie Bowman,  all
of Cookeville, TN;
9  Grandchildren:  Jennifer Tillman and Billy
Singleton of Gainesboro, TN,  Kayla Wooley  of  Georgia,  Cody
Vaughn  and  Katlin Parks  of  Cookeville, TN,   Adrian & Scottie
Bryant of Cookeville, TN,   and   Desta Hood & Jase Bowman  of
Cookeville, TN;
2 Brothers: Jackie Elrod of Monterey, TN,  and
James Elrod  of  Nashville,  TN;   and  
5 Great-Grandchildren:
Darren Treanne,  Breanna Bryant,  Sierra Kirby,  Bryson Bryant
and Colton Wooley.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.

In lieu of flowers,  memorial  donations  may  be  made to the
Bryant family by contacting the funeral home.
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