Mr. Bertrum Walker Bryant Jr., formerly of McMinnville, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 15, at McArthur Manor in Manchester after an extended illness. Mr. Bryant was 83 years old.
Mr. Bryant was born on Aug. 23, 1937, to the late Bertrum Walker Sr. and Delma Cole Bryant in Rock Island. He was employed at Powermatic in the tool and die department. He was of the Church of Christ faith and a Mason.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Bryant is preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Simmons Bryant and his son, Wade Bryant. He is survived by his daughter, Vickie Leonard and her husband, John; grandchildren, Travis Bryant and his wife, Kristi, Amanda Langston Woodlee and her husband, Shawn, and Jesse Langston; great grandchildren, Lincoln and Jackson Bryant, Mia Starkey, and Layla and Gage Woodlee; brothers, James Bryant and his wife, Beverly, Truman Bryant, and Paul Bryant and his wife, Ruth Ann; sisters, Betty Yates, and Ruby Roberts.
There are no services scheduled at this time, but a celebration of life will be held at a later date to honor and remember Mr. Bryant.
Manchester Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Dec. 30, 2020