Funeral services for Frieda Katherine "Kathy" Bryant, 82, of Ardmore are scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, July 25, 2013, at the Alexander Funeral Home Chapel of Wilson with the Rev. David Gardner officiating. Interment will be at Hewitt Cemetery of Wilson. Services are under the direction and care of Alexander Funeral Home of Wilson.

Kathy was born January 30, 1931, at Seagraves, Texas, to William Louie Minderman and Alvina Johanna (Moeller) Minderman. She passed from this life July 21, 2013, at Ardmore.

Kathy was raised at Electra, Texas, attending school there. Kathy married W.A. "Bill" Bryant on June 7, 1952, in Henryetta, Texas, and they made their home in Electra, Texas. They moved to the Ardmore area in the mid '60s and made their home in Springer.

Kathy enjoyed her job working at Stromberg-Carlson for 15 years and later for JC Penney where she retired from in 1993. She always enjoyed being with her family, fishing and was a devoted homemaker.

Kathy was preceded in death by her parents, William Minderman and Alvina Minderman; husband W.A. "Bill" Bryant on June 18, 2002; sister Anna Louise Bates; and brother Walter Minderman.

Survivors include her daughter, Beverly Ellyson of Ardmore; brother Eugene Minderman and wife, Patsy of Cookietown, Okla.; sister-in-law Annettte Minderman of Iowa Park, Texas; two grandsons John Pletcher and wife, Tabby of Ardmore and Larry Ellyson and wife, Rachel of Ardmore; one granddaughter Cyndi Faulkenberry and husband, Dale of Marietta; three great-grandchildren and one great-grandchild on the way; and numerous other family and friends.

Pallbearers are Daniel Perry, James Bullard, Joe Denney, Bill Payne and Carlos Ramon.

Visitation will be prior to the service at noon Thursday, July 25, 2013, at Alexander Funeral Home of Wilson.

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