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Arleta Marie (DeSpain) Bryson

August 31, 1923 - August 7, 2014
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Arleta Marie Bryson age 90 of Liberty Hill and lifelong resident of Burnet and Williamson Counties passed away August 7, 2014. She was born August 31, 1923, in Spicewood to Rodney Lee DeSpain and Iza (Greele) DeSpain. Arleta worked for 39 years as a telephone operator for Southwestern Bell Telephone in Austin and retired from there in 1983. It was there she met and later married Logan Bryson. They married in 1961 and he passed away in 1998. She and Logan were both very involved in the activities of the Liberty Hill community. She enjoyed shopping and going out to eat with family and friends and helping with preparing meals for...
Arleta Marie Bryson age 90 of Liberty Hill and lifelong resident of Burnet and Williamson Counties passed away August 7, 2014. She was born August 31, 1923, in Spicewood to Rodney Lee DeSpain and Iza (Greele) DeSpain.
Arleta worked for 39 years as a telephone operator for Southwestern Bell Telephone in Austin and retired from there in 1983. It was there she met and later married Logan Bryson. They married in 1961 and he passed away in 1998.

She and Logan were both very involved in the activities of the Liberty Hill community. She enjoyed shopping and going out to eat with family and friends and helping with preparing meals for community funerals and other occasions. Arleta was an active member of the Liberty Hill Church of Christ.

Arleta was preceded in death by her parents; husband Logan and sister Bernetta Schnelle. She is survived by her sister Golda Lee Fitzsimmons of Jackson, Tennessee and by nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family. She is also survived by special family friends Wayne and Judy Shipp and Kenneth and Beverly Cousins and their families.

A visitation for family and friends will be held Sunday evening August 10 from 6 until 8 at Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home in Burnet. The funeral will be held Monday morning August 11 at 10 at the funeral home with Minister Jason Dunn officiating. Burial will follow at Liberty Hill Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in memory of Arleta should be made to the Liberty Hill Cemetery Association. Condolences may be offered to www.clementswilcoxburnet.com

"Favorite memories of Aunt Arleta -- her chicken salad with pecans, the way she toasted biscuits for Uncle Logan and going shopping with her in Austin." Rebecca Jo Bufkin (AR)

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