In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Ronald McDonald House and left at the funeral home.
Hallie C. Bland passed away on Saturday, September 1, 2018, in Mt. Vernon, MO, at the age of 92. She was born in Hamilton County, Texas, on September 25, 1925, to Jefferson Curtis Tubb and Frances Susan (Northcut) Tubb. She attended school in Abernathy, TX.
She married Leo W. Bland on March 9, 1945, in Lindsey, CA. Leo and Hallie lived in California until 1948.
They bought the Cedar Springs store in 1948, with Leo’s brother Orval and Allene. They sold the store in 1954. Hallie retired from Witt Printing Company after 29 years.
Hallie loved to sing and sang with the Sweet Adelines for many years. She was known for her Italian Cream Cakes.
Preceding her in death were her husband Leo; her parents; daughter Sharon; two sisters; one brother; and son-in-law Rob Robertson.
Surviving is her daughter, Barbara Robertson, son-in-law Ed Triangolo, three grandchildren: Lindsey Anson, Jerimiah Brewer and fiancée Jennifer and son Greyson; Camron Brewer and wife Tiffany, and great-grandson Sutton Brewer. Also surviving are many nieces, nephews, other family members and many friends.
Hallie was a member of the Church Of Christ in El Dorado Springs, where she faithfully attended as long as health permitted.
Funeral services for Hallie Bland will be held on Wednesday, September 5, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at the Church of Christ. The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until service time. Burial will be in the El Dorado Springs City Cemetery under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home.
Pallbearers are: Randy E. Bland, Larry Bland, Ronnie Bland, Lyle Bland, Kyle Bland, Kirk Bland, G.A. Eslinger, and Phillip Rutledge. Honorary pallbearers are: Steve Wiseman, Jarrod Mays, Kent Fortney, Walt Anderson, Gary Bishop and Joe Barger.