Funeral service for Donna Lou Bland, age 64, of Fayetteville, TN, will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, September 30, 2023, at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Tommy Howell officiating. Burial will follow in the Prosperity Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be from 5 PM until 8 PM on Friday, September 29, 2023, at Higgins Funeral Home.
Donna was born on March 13, 1959, in Lincoln County, TN, to the late Donald Edward Flynt and Mary Lou Hayes Flynt. She worked as a registered nursed at Lincoln Medical Center and was a member of the Prosperity Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church. Donna loved working on her farm and caring for her animals. She enjoyed gardening and was a loving Maw to everyone. Donna passed away on September 26, 2023, at her residence, surrounded by her loving family.
Survivors include her husband of 27 years, David Bland; children, Ritchie Sullivan (special friend, Jen Sicona), John (Janice) Bland, and Rysie Sullivan (fiancé, Bradley Massey); grandson, Jordan Massey; stepsons, Kevin Kent, and Brad (Jennifer) Sullivan; numerous step-grandchildren; sister, Debbie Flynt Norwood; and a brother, Eddie (Jackie) Flynt. In addition to her parents, Donna was preceded in death by an infant son, Jackie Sullivan; and brother, Ronnie Flynt.
Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Donna Lou Bland.