Bill Bryant


William H. "Bill" Bryant, a resident of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, May 12, 2019.

He was a member of North Cleveland Baptist Church. He served in the U.S. Navy and retired from Burlington Industries, M and M Mars Security, and Coppinger Color Lab.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers; a sister; his wife of 51 years, Genelle “Nell” Reeves Bryant; a grandson; and two infant grandchildren.

 He is survived by two daughters: Peggy Bryant Flowers (Gene), and Jayne Bryant Wilson (Steve); two sons: John F. Bryant (Bobbie) and C. Joel Bryant (Colleen); grandchildren: Gina Flowers Lindsay (Kip), Renaugia Flowers Allmon (Jimmy), Seth Flowers, Tori Wilson Martin, Casey Wilson (Erin), Joey Bryant (Jenny), Priscilla Bryant Stampe (David), and Bobby Bryant.

He was the proud grandfather of 11 grandchildren.                                                     

 He will be sadly missed as well by his special friend and breakfast buddy, Clyde Underwood.

 In lieu of flowers, those wishing to do so can make a donation to Shriner’s Hospital for Children, or to North Cleveland Baptist Church. 

 Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. today, and from 5 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday, May 15, 2019.       

The service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, in the chapel of Serenity Of Cleveland Funeral Home.

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