Memorial services for Mary Bryant, 93, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday morning, June 26 at Christ Community Church with Dr. Tim Lehman officiating.

The daughter of the late Haleem and Philomena Israel Saddic, Mary was born April 15, 1920, in Philadelphia; and passed away Friday, June 21 at an Ardmore nursing facility.

Mary and Vernon Bryant were married November 23, 1946, in Rockville, Md., and he preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her daughter, Patti Dean August 7, 2010; and six sisters and brothers.

Mary worked for 30 years with Civil Service as an Administrative Specialist, ending her career in Lawton at Ft. Sill. She worked with the Atomic Energy Commission following World War II.

Mary is survived by two sons, Bob Bryant of Woodbridge, Va., and Bill Bryant of Killeen, Texas; her son-in-law, Doug Dean of Ardmore; sisters, Jeanette Sheehi, Sara Hawks and Gladys Crane, all of San Diego; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to Christ Community Church Building Fund, 2620 Mt. Washington Road, Ardmore, OK 73401.

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Cremation with care provided by Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home and Crematory.