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Mary Lee Brister

Funeral service for Mary Lee Brister, 91, of Quitman, is scheduled for 2:30 PM Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Lowe Funeral Home with Brother Fred Morrow and Brother Terry Davis officiating. Burial will follow at Concord Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1PM-2PM before the service.

Mary Lee Brister was born on December 30, 1926 in Clarksville, Texas to George and Clarice (Mullican) Presley. She moved from Grand Prairie to the Hainesville Community in May of 1969. Mary was a member of Hainesville Baptist Church and worked in the nursery and was a hostess of the church for 25 years. She was also a member of Extension Homemakers and an active member of the DAV Quitman.

Mary passed away Thursday afternoon, April 12, 2018 in Quitman.

She is preceded in death by her father, George Presley; mother, Clarice Mullican Presley; son, James Brister; and granddaughter, Misti Brister Goodson.

Left to cherish her memory is her sister, Jannie Ruth Brister of Bonham; daughter, Ruth Stubblefield and husband Jerry of Quitman; son, George Brister and wife Diann of Mansfield; daughter in law, Glenda Brister of Quitman; grandchildren, Randy Stubblefield and wife Dawn, Mike Stubblefield, James Stubblefield, Shannon Brister and wife Dana, James Glenn Brister, David Brister and wife Hiekii, and Daniel Brister; 16 great grandchildren, Trey Stubblefield and wife Katylan, Cody Stubblefield, Casey Stubblefield, Kaylan Stubblefield, Brooke Stubblefield, Josie Stubblefield, Klarrisa Goodson Warner and husband Kevin, Angel Ross and wife Sydnee, Samuel Brister, Hannah Brister, Carson Brister, Shelby Brister, Levi Brister, Ethan Janes, M.J. Muse, and Bentlee Brister; and four great great grandchildren, Kadence Warner, Aden Carlson, Jaxson Ross, and Lakelynn Hawkins.

Grandsons will serve as pallbearers; Randy Stubblefield, Mike Stubblefield, James Stubblefield, David Brister, Daniel Brister, Shannon Brister, and James Glenn Brister.


Visitation

Lowe Funeral Home
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  • 1102 E. Goode St
    Quitman, Texas 75783

Funeral Service

Lowe Funeral Home
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  • 1102 E. Goode St
    Quitman, Texas 75783

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I remember several occasions when I spent the night at Mary and Thurman' home when I was in the DFW area. They were always gracious and willing to put me up. Thurman was my first cousin on my Dad's side. I will remember them fondly. RIP Mary. Sonny

John (Sonny) Hodge and Paula Apr 14 2018 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy

Linda Cates Apr 14 2018 12:00 AM