Mary Evelyn Evans Gleason, 92, of Bryant died Sunday, Nov. 27. She was born June 22, 1919 in Bryant to the late Chester and Bessie Evans.
Mrs. Gleason was a member of Bryant First United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Lawrence W. Gleason Sr.; two brothers, Chester Evans and Raymond Evans; and a sister, Della Evans.
She is survived by her son, Lawrence Wyatt Gleason Jr. and wife Linda of Oklahoma; a daughter, Malinda Holiman and husband Dickey of Bryant; three grandsons, Michael Gleason of Oklahoma, Andrew Gleason of Texas and David Holiman of Benton; five great-grandsons and three great-granddaughters.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, at the Bryant First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Hammett Evans officiating. Burial will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park.
Pallbearers are Michael Gleason, Andrew Gleason, David Holiman, Frank Chandler, Matthew Chandler and Paul Halley.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, at Ashby Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Camp Aldersgate, 2000 Aldersgate Road, Little Rock, AR 72205.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com .