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Lester L. Bryant
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Birth: Sep. 1, 1896
Death: Jan. 24, 1981
Phoenix
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA

OBITUARY
The Rochester Sentinel

Monday, January 26, 1981

Lester BRYANT, 84, Phoenix, Ariz., died Saturday at his residence. He was a summer resident of Rochester. He had been in failing health three years.

Mr. Bryant was born Sept. 1, 1896 to Nelson and Jennie LARRIMORE BRYANT. He had resided in Rochester for many years, working as office manager of the Armour Creameries. He retired from Sears in Chicago. He was a member of the Rochester Church of God. He was married to Valura RICHARDSON, who survives.

Surviving with his wife, Valura are three daughters, Mrs. Roger (Louise) HERRELL, Phoenix, AZ; Mrs. Millard (Delores) WHITLOCK, Park Ridge, Ill.; Mrs. Richard (Betty) DAVIS, Hagers Bend, Ill.; Additionally, he raised 4 grandchildren who survive, Larry Bryant Weaver, PHX, AZ; Jean Louise Weaver (Lurtsema); Anchorage, AK; Mary Whisler Lopez, Glendale, AZ; and Ronald Lester Whisler, of Oregon. He had a total of nine grandchildren; several great-grandchildren. Two brothers, and five sisters preceded in death including Mrs. Lena BOWEN, Mrs. Clara GAST and Mrs. Lon ZIMMERMAN, all of the Rochester area.

SOURCE:
Fulton County Indiana Obituaries - 1981
by Jean C. and Wendell C. Tombaugh

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 Parents:
  Nelson G. Bryant (1852 - 1915)
  Hannah Jane Laramore Bryant (1859 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Valura Fae Richardson Bryant (1900 - 2002)*
 
 Children:
  Dolores Bryant Whitlock (____ - 2010)*
  Frances Louise Bryant Herrell (1919 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Blanche Bryant Adamson (1890 - 1972)*
  Lester L. Bryant (1896 - 1981)
  Lena E. Bryant Bowen (1898 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Hope Athens Cemetery
Athens
Fulton County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Jean Weaver
Originally Created by: Susan Pratt Habermann
Record added: Aug 21, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40956483
Lester L. Bryant
Added by: Jean Weaver
 
Lester L. Bryant
Added by: Jean Weaver
 
Lester L. Bryant
Added by: Jean Weaver
 
 
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A red rose for you Daddy. I love you.
- Jean Weaver
 Added: Apr. 15, 2015
I love and miss you so much and long for the days of yesteryear. You and Mom were everything to me. I love you.
- MaryLou
 Added: Apr. 7, 2015
I have been visiting Mothers resting place so thought I'd drop in and visit Mary as well. I hold your memory dear to my heart and will always love you.
- Jean Weaver
 Added: Apr. 7, 2015
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