DEERFIELD, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Billy Bryant, Sr., 73, of Deerfield passed away at his home on Friday, September 10, 2021 surrounded by his family.
Billy was born on September 3, 1948 in Bronwood, Georgia to the late Irvin A. and Lourie (Harrison) Bryant.
Billy was a meat cutter for over 50 plus years retiring from his last place of employment Winona Frozen Foods.
He enjoyed hunting, yard sales and playing cards.
Billy is survived by his children, Rachael (Pete Santee) Mace, Bryan (Jennifer) Bryant and Billy Bryant, Jr.; a brother, Lester (Carolyn) Bryant; three sisters, Betty (Tony) White, Jane Cloud and Evelyn (James) Williams; 14 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Besides his parents, Bill was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Bryant who passed away on November 19, 2012; a brother, Jack Bryant; sister, Carolyn Brannon; a brother-in-law, Benny Cloud and his brother and sister-in-law, Marvin (Sadie) Bryant.
A funeral service celebrating the life of Billy will be held on Monday, September 13, 2021 at Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown Funeral Home at 7:00 p.m. Friends and family will be received two hours prior to the service from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Private family burial will take place at Grandview Cemetery in Sebring.
The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to Billy’s granddaughter, Jessica, for the love and care she gave to Billy.
You may sign the guest register online at www.grfuneralhome.com.
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A television tribute will air Tuesday, September 14 at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV.