|Birth: ||Jul. 15, 1923|
|Death: ||Apr. 12, 1998|
Funeral services will be held at 2 PM Wednesday at Grace Baptist Church in Durant for Troy "Screwball" Bryant, 74, Durant, who died Sunday, April 12, 1998 in Durant. The Rev. Carrel Hooper will officiate.
Mr. Bryant was born Sunday, July 15, 1923 in Morrilton,Ark., to Samuel Ray and Mary Bell(McGeath) Bryant.
He was a member of the Grace Baptist Church. He loved to deer hunt with his bow, playing snooker and dominoes, but most of all a love to attend church.
He was a retired welder.
Mr. Bryant married Ruth E. Buckmaster on December 29, 1945 in Cobb.
He was preceded in death by his parents Ray and Mary Bell
(McGeath) Bryant, sons Terry Dean Bryant and Truman Troy Bryant, brother Rubin Dale Bryant and grandson Dereck Bryant.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth Buckmaster Bryant, Durant,
sons Jerry Don Bryant and wife Cheryl, London Mills, Illinois., Roy Bryant and wife Delis, Calera, Tony Glenn Bryant and wife Melodie, Howe, Texas and Ricky D. Bryant and wife Ann, Durant, daughter Debra June Portman, Durant, brothers Floyd Bryant and wife Ellie, Lloyd Bryant, and
W.J. Bryant, all of Durant, sisters Wilma Ford and husband Charles Jr. and Ruby Bush all of Durant, grandchildren Troy Bryant, Boston, Sean Bryant and wife Brenda, Tulsa, Lisa Orr and husband Kirk, Lebanon, Ohio, William Baxter Tucson Arizona., Michael Baxter and wife Brooke, Washington, Kathryn Bryant and Rececca Bryant, both of Ardmore, Chelsea Bryant, London Mills, Ill, Daren Bryant and wife Ruby, Durant, Jennifer Roth and has been Michael and Melanie Bryant all of Calera, Ronnie Portman Jr, of Denton Texas,
Donnie Portman and wife Julia, Durant, Laci Hill and husband Brandon of Sherman, Kimberly Bryant and Wade Bryant both of Howe, Texas. Seven great grandchildren 39 nieces and nephews.
Burial will be in Highland Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Donald Lee Portman, Ricky Daren Bryant, Timothy Sean Bryant, Michael Don Roth, Brandon Hill, Lamar Parrott.
Family hour will be from 5-7 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Murray Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
Murray Funeral Home
801 W. Main
Raymond Samuel Bryant (1893 - 1973)
Mary Belle McGeath Bryant (1898 - 1970)
Ruth E Buckmaster Bryant (1928 - 1999)*
Truman Troy Bryant (1951 - 1953)*
Floyd O Bryant (1918 - 2004)*
Loyd Raymond Bryant (1920 - 2001)*
Troy Bryant (1923 - 1998)
Mary Wilma Bryant Ford (1925 - 2012)*
Rubin Earl Bryant (1932 - 1952)*
Created by: Patricia Fawn Carter- Fo...
Record added: Jan 25, 2009
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