On December 24, 2004, ALVA T. BRYANT (nee Padgett) A resident of the Presbyterian Home of Maryland. Beloved wife of the late James Frank Bryant; devoted mother of Alva Elaine Lancaster and the late George Frank Bryant; grandmother of David Padgett Bryant, Kent Lee Lancaster, Eric Scott Lancaster and Angela Wood; great-grandmother of Andrew David Bryant, Amy Katherine Bryant, Camden Lee Lancaster, Turner Scott Lancaster, Kyle Lee Schweitzer, Kiersten Hope Shaffer, Darien Nicole Shaffer and Conner Scott Wood. Friends may call at the family owned Mitchell-Wiedefeld Funeral Home, Inc., 6500 York Rd. (at Overbrook) on Tuesday, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM. A Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, 1 PM at Faith Presbyterian Church, 5400 Loch Raven Blvd at Woodbourne Avenue. Interment Loudon Park Cemetery. Those desiring may make contributions to the Health Care Center Fund of the Presbyterian Home of Maryland, 400 Georgia Ct. Towson, MD 21204.