JENNIE AGNES BRYANT
LELA HALEY BRYANT
BEULAH DALE JONES BRYANT
Beulah Dale Jones Bryant, 60, Dawson Springs
Road, died at 8:52 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4,
2000, at the home of a relative following a long
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Lamb
Funeral Home, with the Rev. Gary Childress
officiating. Burial will be in Hamby Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Friday.
A native of Christian County, she was born March
23, 1940, the daughter of the late Marvin and Rosa
Lee Murphy Jones. She was a private sitter and a
member of the Living Hope Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Steve Bryant; two
daughters, Catherine Anderson, Texas, and Nina
Guinn, LaFayette, and two grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the donor's favorite
Ernest Bryant, son of Jerome M. Bryant, of Louisville, died the other day after a strange illness of about three months, which attacked another son about the same time.
The disease at first resembled hydrophobia, being succeeded by convulsions of a different type, ending in catalepsy, from which the child recovered, and related the most wonderful stories of heavenly millions of angels, golden streets and other beauties of the other world. His death, however, soon followed, and the brother is not expected to recover. Physicians are at a loss to explain the nature of the disease.
Hopkinsville New Era
Mrs. FRANCES BRYANT, 72 years of age, died Wednesday afternoon at her home on Bell Avenue.
She is survive by two daughters, Mrs. E.G. ODENHAUSER of Centralia, Ill.,and Mrs. ELIZABETH HOUSE of Little Rock, Ark; two sons, WILLIAM A. BRYANT of Nashville, Tenn., and T.E. BRYANT of Carruthersville, Mo; one sister, Mrs. JOHN POOL of Memphis, Tenn, and a half brother, the Rev. SAM WALKER of Graves county.
The funeral will be held Friday at 2 p.m. at the Guthrie Avenue Methodist church. The Rev. A.L. Dickerson will officiate. Burial will be in Oak Grove cemetery.Paducah
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GEORGE LEWIS BRYANT
The Times Leader
Sept. 15, 1999
George Lewis Bryant, 82, of Hopkinsville, died Sept. 11, 1999 at his home of natural causes.
A U.S. Army World War II veteran, member of the Baptist Faith, and retired truck driver and farmer, he was born May 17, 1917 in Trigg County, a son of the late Orie and Elizabeth McCargo Bryant.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Arnett Bryant and Sidney Bryant.
Survivors include his wife of 36 years, Dorothy P'Pool Bryant; two sisters, Geneva Murphy of Nashville, Tenn., and Thelma Paxton of Princeton, and a half-sister, Johnnie Beulah of Clarksville, Tenn.
Funeral services were conducted Monday, Sept. 13, at Goodwin Funeral Home in Cadiz, with the Rev. Phil D. Hill officiating.
Burial followed in Robertson Cemetery in Trigg County.
GROVER E. BRYANT
Grover Earl Bryant, 82, Crofton, died at 9:10
p.m. Saturday, Feb. 5, 2000, at Jennie Stuart
Medical Center of natural causes.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hughart and
Beard Funeral Home, Crofton, with the Rev. Fred
Richardson officiating. Burial will be in Ridgetop
Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2 until 8 tonight.
A native of Indiana, he was born April 12, 1917,
the son of the late George Grover and Annie
Zentmeyer Bryant. He was a coal miner with
Williams Coal Co. and was a farmer. He was a
member of Crofton Baptist Church. His wife,
Ernestine Bryant, died in 1996. A son, Ronald
‘'Butch'' Bryant, also preceded him in death.
Survivors include a daughter, Bette Nichols,
Crofton; seven grandchildren, seven
great-grandchildren and one
JENNIE AGNES BRYANT
Services for Jennie Agnes Bryant, 92, Pinecrest Manor, were at 3 p.m. Sunday at Fuqua-Hinton Funeral Home. Burial was in Green Hill Memorial Gardens.
She died at 9:30 p.m. Friday at Pinecrest of natural causes.
A native of Christian county, she was born Oct.13, 1905, the daughter of the late Walker and Mary Jane Wallis. She was a retired sales clerk for Hopkinsville Clothing Co. and was a member of Liberty Christian Church. Her husband, Jesse James Bryant, died in 1967. A daughter, Ann Lantis, also preceded her in death.
Survivors include a son, Jesse Bryant, Hopkinsville; a daughter, Martha Hitch, Hopkinsville; a brother, Douglas Wallis, Dodge City, Kan.; a sister Ivy McKinney, Hopkinsville and one grandchild.
Kentucky New Era
Monday June 15, 1998
Tribute of Respect
BROTHER H. H. BRAYNT is no more.
The sad itelligence of his tragic death in a neighborhing state comes to us with the force of an electric shock. There is an unspeakable pathos surrounding his death that strikes a chord of tenderest sympathy in every heart. Away from his home on a pleasure trip, enjoying the camp life and the chase, no one had the remotest dream that he would so soon be numbered with those who have taken their place in the silent halls of death. It was only a few days ago
that he walked among us in the full vigor of manhood and glow of ruddy health. Tonight he sleeps the last, long sleep.
There was no trace of disease, no halting of the step, no pallid cheek, no hectic flush, no premonition whatever that the hour of his departure was at hand. He was so strong and robust, such a splendid specimen of physical manhood, and wish such illimitable power for good that his sudden death confounds us. Standing thus in the prime of life, his young well spent, his future full of hope, he was pierced by the shaft of the insatiable archer - Death. The last enemy was riding upon the passing breeze and caught his life away.
Brother Bryant was born in Trigg County, Kentucky., Feb 9, 1843, and was therefore closing his fify sixth year.
His devoted wife, formerly Miss Mary E. Guthrie, and six children survive him.
It is unnecessary to review the life work of our brother. He was a brave and gallant soldier fighting for the Confederate cause under the command of the intrepid Morgan.
Though modest and unassuming, he was a man of pronounced courage. Upon the record of his life there rets no blot
or stain. In peace and in war he was ever true to his colors and he leaves the priceless heriage of a Christian patriot s death.
Devotion to the causes of right has always been the rule of his civil conduct. A lover of Right, he was a foe to Wrong. At no time did he lag or falter, in the world s broad field of battle and in the bivouac of life . No man was a brighter example of the idea that man s first duty here is to those who, by the ties of home have claims upon him. He found the greatest charm about the fireside of his own home, in the presence of his loved ones, upon whom he lavished the affections of his heart. For them I is hard to realize that he is gone, and they give him up not without pain but with all the consolation that can soften a mighty sorrow. His place willb e hard to fill in this Castle Hall, and the loss of his earnest work and wise counsel will be felt.
He was indeed a worthy companion for loyal hearted and chivalric Knights, and when he approached the river that Marks the unknown shore, his hands were filled with deeds of charity, the golden rays that ope the palace of eternity. Therefore be it: Resolved, That in the death of Brother H.H. Bryant, Cumberland Lodge No. 17, Knights of Pythias, has lost one of the truest of men and most loyal of Knights, whose memory will be cherished and whose cousel will long be remembered.
That we extend to the bereaved family our sincerest sympathy to this hour of deepest grief, and big them look through the gloom of sorrow night to the stars that shine beyond. That a copy of these resolutions be presented to the family of the deceased, published in the city papers and spread upon the minutes of the lodge.
BRUCE L. RICE, HARRY P. PICKERING, J.D.
Hopkinsville Kentuckian 1900
LELA HALEY BRYANT
Lela Haley Bryant, 86, of Hopkinsville, Ky.
Died Wednesday 1 November 1978 in Jennie Stuart Hospital.
Born 21 September 1892 in Christian Co., daughter of Milton and Margaret Sadler Haley.
Member of First Baptist Church, retired licensed practical nurse, employeed for a number of years at Jennie Stuart Hospital and also had a private practice.
Survivors: three sons, Howard E. of Bloomfield, Ind., Kenneth A. of Hopkinsville, and Auta Ray Bryant of Albany, Ga.; a daughter, Beatrice Sholar of Adams, Tn.; six grandchildren; six great grandchildren; five great great grandchildren.
Services: Friday 3 November 1978, burial in Riverside Cem.
Henninger Funeral Home.
Ky. New Era, Hopkinsville, Ky.
Thursday 2 November 1978
Pennyrile Deaths - April 30, 1999Robert Lewis Bryant, 81, McLean Avenue, died Thursday at his home of an apparent heart attack.Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Hughart and Beard Funeral Home, Hopkinsville, with the Rev. James 0. Hazelrigg officiating. Entombment will be in Green Hill Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Saturday.A native of Montgomery County, he was born April 18, 1918, the son of the late James Rogers and Georgia McCraw Bryant. He was a retired contractor and a World War H Army veteran.Survivors include three sons, City Councilman Robert T. Bryant, Hopkinsville, Ray Bryant,Batesville, Ark., Gene Bryant, Castle Rock, Cob.; two daughters, Mrs. Robert C. (Jo) Miller, Elkton, Carolyn Boyd, Hopkinsyule; a brother, Brandon Bryant, Hopkinsville; three sisters, Minnie Davis and Mary James, both of Dawson Springs, Betty Bove, Denver, Cob.; 20 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
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