Miss Lyla Maxine Brander, 82, formerly of Crestview, died Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013 in Jacksonville. She was born March 18, 1931 in Joplin, Mo., to the late Tom and Helen Davis. She was the companion of Walter Anderson of Crestview for 17 years.
Her husband, Donald Lee Brander, and one son, Brian B. Brander, preceded her in death.
Survivors are one son, Chris R. Brander; one daughter, Sue E. Lefevre; two grandchildren, Lindsay E. Brett and Micah R. Brett; and two great-grandchildren, Rylie M. Brett and Micah R. Brett.
Davis-Watkins Crestview Memorial directed arrangements and services. Funeral services were 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 3 in the chapel of Davis-Watkins Crestview Memorial, Crestview. Visitation was one hour prior to the service. Committal services followed at Live Oak Park Memorial Cemetery.
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