Bryson, Norma Evelyn McDonald

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Norma Evelyn McDonald Bryson, 91, of Hixson, died on Tuesday, February 5, 2013.

Norma was of the Baptist faith and once served as a volunteer at Bethel Bible Village. Mother, Granny and Great Grammaw will be greatly missed by her family. Her legacy of faith, hope and love will never be forgotten nor will her many years of selfless giving to others. 

She was previously deceased by husband Hoyt D. Bryson, son Michael D. Bryson, Randall E. Bryson and daughter Annette Hulgan. 

She is survived by a son, Bobby “BB” Bryson, and daughters, Glenda (Tom) Gregory, Marie Bryson, all of Hixson, and daughter, Gina (Mike) Hooker of Dayton, Tn. as well as eight  grandchildren, several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Her nephew, Reverend Jim Hollis of Smyrna, Ga., will be officiator. 

Services will be held on Friday, Feb. 8, at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow at Hamilton County Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be grandsons, Chris Baxter, Casey Baxter, Jesse Hooker, Michael Gregory, Scott Gregory, Darren Hulgan, and great-grandsons, Drew Bryson and Zachary Hall and Jonothan Hulgan (honorary pall bearer). 

Visitation is Thursday, Feb. 7, from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Bethel Bible Village of Hixson on her behalf. 

Condolences and memories may be shared at 

Arrangements are by Williamson & Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, Tn. 37379.

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