OBITUARY

Name:   Grace Marian Bryant

From:  The Mountain Democrat, Placerville, California
Date:  Thursday, March 7, 1968

Funeral services for Grace Marion Bryant of Shingle Springs were held Tuesday in Memory Chapel, with the Rev. F. A. Sturgeon of the Assembly of God church of Orangevale.  Burial was in the Bryant Cemetery at Latrobe.

Miss Bryant was a descendant of an El Dorado County pioneer family,  Her father, Herman Bryant came in a covered wagon and her mother, Charlotte Spencer came by boat and they met in San Francisco.  The first homesteaded a place at Stonebreaker in the Sly Park area and later made their home at Latrobe.  This house is over 100 years old.  They retained the Stonebreaker property for summer range, moving the cattle to Latrobe for winter range.  Miss Bryant ranched and kept house.  She died in Placerville March 1 at the age of 75.

She is survived by a sister, Alida L. Avansino of Pleasant Valley, 13 nieces and nephews and many grand and grand grand nieces and nephews.

She was a member of Eldo Rebekah lodge and the Assembly of God church of Orangevale.