In addition to his first wife, he was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Michael Duane Bryant; two sisters, Janice Miller and Millie Bryant; two brothers, Phoy “Bud” Bryant and William Bryant; two brothers-in-law, Walter Miller and Melvin Partridge; and a sister-in-law, Dorothy Bryant.
Funeral services for Mr. Bryant will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday at Osborn Funeral Home in Dix with Tom Bryant and Jack Lucas officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday with the Shriner Walkthrough at 7:00 p.m., at Osborn Funeral Home in Dix. Memorials may be made to Rome Community Consolidated School, Pleasant Hill Cemetery or the Jefferson County Shrine Club and will be received at the Osborn Funeral Home, P.O. Box 130, Dix, IL 62830. Online obituary information and condolence information can be found at www.osbornfuneralhomeinc.com.