L. B. Breland, Sr., 91, of Upshur County, passed away Saturday, January 18, 2014, at his residence. He was born July 25, 1922 in Rayville, LA, to Henry and Leona Breland. He served during WWII in the Army in the Calvary and he was retired from Kodack. Graveside services will be held 10 Am Wednesday, January 22, 2014, at Memory Park in Longview, Texas. Arrangements are under the direction of Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home in Diana. He is survived by his wife: Claudine Breland; Sons: Archie Breland, L.B. Breland, Jr., Ricky Breland; Daughters: Jane Dry, Bobbie Walker, Robbie Clark; Brother: Pete Breland, and a sister Loraine Kern, and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.