Lula Bryant, daughter of the late W.F. Wagoner and Nellie Belford Bryant, was born Nov. 14, 1914, in New Madrid and died Sunday, Dec. 9, 2001, at the Malden Care Center at the age of 87. She was united in marriage to Chester Bryant at Malden on Dec. 9, 1931. Mr. Bryant preceded her in death on Feb. 18, 1996. Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Wayne Bryant, three brothers and two sisters. Mrs. Bryant was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Malden. She is survived by four sons, George Bryant, of Wappapello, Bob Bryant, of Campbell, Roger Bryant, of Cape Girardeau and Rev. Mark Bryant of Green Forest; two daughters, Barbara Borders of Kennett and Carolyn Chappell, of Dexter; two sisters, Pheba Patton, of Malden and Lillie Bailey, of Flint, Mich.; 13 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be at 6 p.m., Monday, Dec. 10, 2001 at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. The funeral will be at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Dec.11, 2001, at the First Assembly of God Church in Malden with Rev. Mark Bryant and Rev. Dale Shoup officiating. Interment will follow at the Rosewood Cemetery in Malden with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.