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Obituaries

May 7, 2014

Susan Rae ‘Hooker Sue’ Bryant

NORMAN — Susan Rae “Hooker Sue” Bryant, 61, of Norman, died Monday, May 5, 2014, in her home in Norman, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Sept. 15, 1952, to Richard Barry and Bonita J. (Johnson) Bryant in Shawnee.

She is survived by her brother, Richard Bryant; her daughter, Robin Michelle Bryant; and Robin’s father, Charles P. Garnett.

Sue was the first female founder of the OU rugby team. She donated so much time and effort to getting sponsors to ensure the club would continue, she was made not only a founder but an award is given in her name annually.

She also earned a national championship trophy playing Women’s Semi-Pro Football for the OKC Dolls and did TV ads for them.

She was a loving mother and a loving partner to Charlie.

A memorial service will be 6 p.m. Sunday, hosted by the OU Rugby Clubhouse, at the corner of Brooks and Trout.

Donations may be made in Sue’s name to OU Rugby Inc. (ORI), c/o 303 S. Peters Ave., Norman, OK 73069.

Norman Transcript, Wednesday, May 7, 2014

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