Former owner of The Fashion Shoppe dies


Miriam Faye Boyett Bryant, 98, of Somerville retired owner of The Fashion Shoppe in Henderson and employed by the Southwest Tennessee Nutrition Program, passed away May 17, 2021, at St. Francis Hospital – Bartlett. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 22, at Shiloh United Methodist Church in Somerville. Burial will follow at 4:30 p.m. in Oakwood Cemetery, Milan. The family requests that memorials be sent to Shiloh United Methodist Church, 4220 Yum Yum Rd., Somerville, Tn. 38068.
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She was a member of the United Methodist Women and former member of First United Methodist Church Henderson, and Aldersgate United Methodist Church Jackson. She loved golf, playing cards, and traveling in the RV. She was a devoted Christian and loved her family dearly.
She is survived by two daughters, Mimi (Tim) Bryant Howard of Jacksonville, Fla., and Gail (Gary) Bryant Bullwinkel of Somerville; grandchildren Wesley, Kellie, Clint and Walt; and a number of step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, John Dow Bryant.