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Mary P. Brister

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Mary P. Brister

Hernando, MS

Mary P. Brister died peacefully Tuesday May 2, 2017 in her home. She was born August 14, 1927, the daughter of Agnes and Edward Perry of McGehee, AR.

She met Bryan C. Brister, a WWII soldier from Hernando, on a blind date and was married to him for 64 years until his death in November, 2011. She leaves two sons, Ed Brister (Patty) of Piperton, TN and Jeff Brister of Hernando, MS; two grandchildren, Bryan Brister of Olive Branch, MS and Sarah Brister of Antioch, TN; two great-grandchildren, Brianna Brister and Matthew Brister of Piperton, TN; and her dearest friend, Bessie Broadway of Hernando. She was a member of Parkway Baptist Church in Hernando and was retired from Shulton, Inc. in Memphis. The family will receive friends Thursday, May 4, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. and service will be 1 p.m. Friday, both at Hernando Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery in Memphis, TN.

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Published in The Commercial Appeal on May 4, 2017
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