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Dollie Mae Bryars

Dollie Mae Bryars

Female 1926 - 2013  (87 years)

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  • Name Dollie Mae Bryars 
    Hon. Dollie Mae Bryars
    Hon. Dollie Mae Bryars
    Born 5 Aug 1926  Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Political Bay Minette, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mayor; City Council member. 
    Public Service
    Public Service
    Died 19 Aug 2013  Bay Minette, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • OBITUARY

      GulfCoastNewsToday.com
      Tuesday, August 20, 2013 12:49 pm

      Dollie Mae Bryars, born Aug. 5, 1926 to Thomas S. Bryars Sr. and Ernestine Carter Bryars in Latham, Ala., died Monday, Aug. 19, 2013 at Oakwood Nursing Home in Bay Minette. She was preceded in death by her parents and brothers, Thomas S. Bryars Jr. and W. Carter Bryars. She is survived by her sisters and brother, Ernestine 'Teenie' Fleming of Monroeville, G.C. 'Hardy' Bryars of Spanish Fort, Rebecca 'Becky' Hayes of Clarksdale, Miss. and Virginia 'Ginger' (Paul) Crigler of Birmingham; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She retired from Reichold Chemical Co. after 43 years of service. She served the city of Bay Minette as a councilwoman and became the first female mayor. She also served the community on several boards and charities. She was a member and elder of First Presbyterian Church of Bay Minette. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at 1 p.m., at First Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Stuart Clark and the Rev. Keith Cardwell officiating. Burial will follow at Latham Methodist Cemetery. The family will receive friends Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, from 11:30 a.m. until the 1 p.m. service at First Presbyterian Church. The family wishes to express its sincere thanks to Dollie's caregivers at Oakwood and North Baldwin Infirmary. Pallbearers will be Gordon C. Bryars, Thomas S. Bryars III, W. Carter Bryars Jr., Thomas P. Hayes, George T. Stephens and George T. Stephens Jr. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to the Bay Minette Public Library, 205 W. Second St., Bay Minette, AL 36507, or to the charity of your choice.
    Buried Latham Methodist Church Cemetery, Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I13957  Dickinson
    Last Modified 12 Feb 2015 

    Father Thomas Savage Bryars,   b. 6 Nov 1894, Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1944, Mobile County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Naomi Ernestine Carter,   b. 19 Nov 1899, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 09 Feb 1985, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F0356  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Aug 1926 - Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPolitical - Mayor; City Council member. - - Bay Minette, Baldwin, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Aug 2013 - Bay Minette, Baldwin, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Latham Methodist Church Cemetery, Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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