Irene Sprabeary Bland
Irene Sprabeary Bland
  • February 10, 1927 - March 18, 2017
  • Lancaster, Texas

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Irene Bland, at 90 years of age, graduated from this life to be in the presence of her Lord and Savior, March 18, 2017. She was born to Luther J. Spraybeary and wife Cora on February 10, 1927 in Denton Texas. She was one of nine children. She is survived by one sibling, Cleo Newton of Denton.

Irene was married to James M. Bland, April 14, 1946 in Gainesville Texas. They were blessed with four children, Diana, James L., Gary, and David W. Her husband, James M. preceded her in death in 2006. Her youngest child David W. preceded Irene and James M. in death in 1959.

Irene is survived by: 3 children, 6 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren, and 3 great-great grandchildren.

A celebration service is scheduled at Laurel Land Funeral Home, Wednesday March 22 @ 12 noon. Visitation will be Tuesday, March 21st between 6~8 PM.

Come celebrate this Christian soldier’s home-going!