ELOISE H. BRANTLEY
Eloise Hopkins Brantley of Alexandria, Virginia went home to be with her Lord in the early morning hours on Friday, February 12, 2021. She was born September 23, 1939 in Middlesex, NC to the late Winslow Brantley and Lottie Hopkins Brantley.
Eloise began her career in the legal field in the 1960’s and worked for various law firms, including the prestigious law firm of Arnold and Porter in Washington, D.C., as a legal assistant. In addition, Eloise started her busy and successful real estate broker career in the 1980s that lasted for decades until 2020. Eloise became a very well respected realtor and delighted in assisting her real estate clients in both Washington, D.C. and northern Virginia.
Eloise served her First Baptist Church in Alexandria, Virginia for many years. She established scholarship funds at her church in honor of both her late brother, Julian Brantley, and her nephew, Mark King, that will continue to assist students in their college educations for many years to come.
Eloise is preceded in death by her brother, Julian Brantley, and her nephew, Mark King.
Eloise is survived by her sister, Margaret King, her daughter, Pam Flynt Stier and husband Neil Stier and their children, Jeremy and Angelica, and grandson Landon, her son, Doug Flynt, her niece Heather Adams and husband Andy Adams and their children, Brock and Brody, her niece Kelly Adams and husband Nick Adams and their children, Madelyn, Abigail and Grayson, her nephew Jason Brantley and many loving cousins.
A celebration of life will be held at 2:00p.m. on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at Midpoint Church, 5407 South NC-231, Middlesex, North Carolina 27557. Visitation from 1:00 until time of service. Masks and physical distancing required.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to the scholarship funds for Julian Brantley and Mark King at the First Baptist Church in Alexandria, Virginia, 2932 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22302.
Arrangements are by Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, Louisburg, www.stricklandfuneralhome.net.
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