Jennie Belle Bryant, 81, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, died on November 19, 2018.
She retired from Erlanger Hospital and was a member of Orchard Knob Baptist Church. She was a beautiful woman and lived a simple but caring life. Always taking care of others who were in need. She will be greatly missed by all who loved her.
She was preceded in death by her husband, George Bryant; daughter, Arlinda Francis Payne and her sister Eddie Ree Kelley,
Jennie is survived by her daughter, Jacqueline Wilkes; her two sons, Roger Payne and Kenneth Payne; grandson, Glen Payne. She also leaves behind three grandkids, Shante’ McCrobey, Perry McCrobey and Reginald Wilkes III, all of Chattanooga. Additionally, several great-grandkids, nieces Maria Kelley, Donna Kelley and Stephanie Carter – Martin and other family and friends are mourning her death.
A public viewing will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 5, from 8:30–10:30 a.m. at John P. Franklin Funeral Home. A graveside service will follow at 11 a.m. at Chattanooga National Cemetery.
Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.