Etta Mae Bryant O'Neal

Etta Mae Bryant O'Neal

Services celebrating the life of Mrs. Etta Mae Bryant O'Neal will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, December 15, 2012, at Hixson Brothers, Pineville with Reverend Philip Robertson officiating, assisted by Reverend Tom Jordan. Burial will be at Hopewell Cemetery, Centerpoint under the direction of Hixson Brothers, Pineville.

The family asks that visitation be observed Saturday, December 15, 2012, at Hixson Brothers, Pineville, from 8:00 a.m. until time of service.

Etta O'Neal, 90, of Centerpoint, passed from this life on December 13, 2012, at Oak Haven Community Care Center, Centerpoint.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harrison O'Neal; parents, John F. and Emma Martha LaPrairie Bryant; brother, Willie Edward Bryant; and daughter in law, Martha O'Neal.

Those left to cherish her memory include her son, Phillip L. O'Neal of Effie; daughter, Maxine O'Neal Smith and husband Culby of Centerpoint; brother, Jesse F. Bryant of Alexandria; sisters, Irene Bryant Desselle of Centerpoint and Corene Bryant Crooks of Alexandria; grandchildren, Melisa Lacheney and husband Tim of Joyce, Andrea Hutzler and husband Michael of Moss Hill, Texas, Shannon O'Neal and wife Tami of Effie and Donna Skursky and husband Stanley of Centerpoint; great grandchildren, Lovie Belgard and husband Mackey, Chet Hutzler, Katie Hammond and husband Justin, Nikki O'Neal, Sarah Hutzler, Devin Skurskly and Marissa Skursky; great great grandchildren, Allana Beaubouef and Jaylen Belgard and a host of other family members and friends.

Pallbearers will be Michael Hutzler, Shannon O'Neal, Alvin Bryant, Nolan Desselle, Devin Skursky and Tim Simon.

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Hixson Brothers - Pineville
2701 Military Highway Pineville  Pineville, LA 71360

Published in The Town Talk on Dec. 15, 2012