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Ella Bradshaw Bryant

September 11, 1934 December 19, 2017
Ella  Bradshaw Bryant
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Obituary for Ella Bradshaw Bryant

DURHAM: Ella Bradshaw Bryant, 83, passed away on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at her daughters’s home in Durham. She was born in Wake County, the daughter of the late Lloyd Russell Bradshaw and Kathleen Bradley Poole. In addition to her parents, she was also predeceased by her husband, Alvin Bryant; son, Ronald Alvin Bryant; and brother, Richard Russell Bradshaw.

Mrs. Bryant is survived by her son, Johnnie J. Bryant; daughters, Gloria Bryant Brown (Buddy), Sheila Eleanor Bryant; grandchildren, Kyle Brown, Kirkland Brown (Lindsay), Kellie Auman, Katelyn Sparrow, Sterling Bryant, Chadwick Bryant; great-grandchildren, Kailey Brown, Davis Brown, Eliza Brown, Hudson Brown; sister, Rose Simpson (Tim); brother, Ray Poole; sister-in-law, Lena Bryant and loving nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 pm on Thursday, December 21st at Clements Funeral Home in Durham. A funeral service will be held at 11am on Friday, December 22nd at Calvary Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. Virgil Nolen officiating. Burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park.

Flowers are acceptable or memorial donations may be made to Calvary Free Will Baptist Church: 808 W Club Blvd, Durham, NC 27701

The family is being assisted by Clements Funeral Service, Inc. in Durham. Online condolences may be made at

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6:00 PM 12/21/2017 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 12/21/2017 8:00:00 PM
Clements Funeral Home

1105 Broad St.
Durham, NC 27705

Clements Funeral Home
1105 Broad St. Durham 27705 NC
United States

Funeral Service




11:00 AM 12/22/2017 11:00:00 AM
Calvary Free Will Baptist Church

808 W. Club Blvd
Durham, NC 27701

Calvary Free Will Baptist Church
808 W. Club Blvd Durham 27701 NC
United States

Cemetery Details


Woodlawn Memorial Park Final Resting Place

2107 Liberty St.
Durham, NC 27703

2107 Liberty St. Durham 27703 NC
United States

Memorial Contribution

Calvary Free Will Baptist Church

808 W. Club Blvd
Durham, NC 27701

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