Martha Leola Harlow Bryant

Martha Leola Harlow Bryant

June 18, 1929 ~ January 15, 2019

Martha Leola Harlow Bryant passed away with her family at her side on January 15, 2019, in Ogden, Utah. She was born June 18, 1929, in Shreveport, Louisiana to Randall Hough Harlow and Betty Lambert Harlow. She grew up in Hankamer, Texas.

Martha married Raymond Gilbert Bryant, Jr. on June 6, 1952, at Freeport, Texas. After living in New Orleans, Louisiana for 37 years, they moved to Lubbock, Texas in 1994 and Ogden, Utah in 2010.

Martha graduated from Anahuac High School in Anahuac, Texas in 1946 and received her Bachelor's Degree in Education from Sam Houston State College in Huntsville, Texas in 1949. She earned a Master's Degree in Special Education from Louisiana State University in New Orleans in 1965 where she was a member of Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society. She taught in the Texas and Louisiana public school systems for 27 years.

Martha was a member of the National Society of Colonial Dames XVII Century, National Daughters of the American Colonies, Daughters of the American Revolution, Daughters of the Confederacy, Daughters of the Republic of Texas, and First Families of Texas. Survivors include Raymond, her husband of over 66 years, and two daughters, Dr. Barbara J. Bryant and spouse Lloyd A. Campo, Jr. of Galveston, Texas and Debra K. Bryant Crawford of Ogden, Utah. Martha is survived by six grandchildren, Dr. Mindy L. Calandro and spouse Blasie J. Calandro III, Ashley C. Miller and spouse Gregory M. Miller, Emily C. Crawford, Gregory R. Crawford, Mark J. Crawford, and Rachel G. Crawford, and three great-grandchildren, Blaise Joseph Calandro IV, Madison Lane Calandro, and Levi Benjamin Calandro.

Services for Martha H. Bryant will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, January 19, 2019, at the Green-Patterson Funeral Home, 2701 North Travis Avenue in Cameron, Texas followed by burial at the Rogers Cemetery, Bell County, Texas.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to the Raymond and Martha Bryant, Jr. Scholarship Fund, Blinn College Foundation, 902 College Avenue, Brenham, Texas, 77833.

Arrangements entrusted to Myers Ogden Mortuary.

Condolences may be sent to the family at:

www.myers-mortuary.com

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