William Howard Bryant, Sr. (Bill)
September 1, 1944 ~ July 18, 2018
Charlotte, NC - William Howard Bryant, Sr. (Bill) passed away peacefully at his home in Charlotte, NC, on July 18, 2018.
A resident of South Ogden, UT, from 1977 to 1992, Bill was born on September 1, 1944, in Longview, TX, to John Wilbur “Jack” Bryant and JoAnn Welch Bryant. Bill grew up in Longview, TX, served in the US Navy, married Barbara Ann Reeves in December, 1963 while stationed in San Francisco, CA, and relocated to Ogden, Utah, in 1977 to work for White Motor Corporation.
The Bryant’s loved their time in Utah, and cherished their neighbors, co-workers, and friends. They enjoyed living at the foot of the beautiful Wasatch Mtns and Bill enjoyed skiing, camping, hunting and fishing. He and Barbara and their son, William Jr. (Billy) relocated to Pulaski, VA, in 1992, where he worked at Volvo Trucks. He retired in 2011, and they moved to Charlotte, NC, to be closer to their daughter, Jennifer Lynn Bryant.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Ann Bryant; son, William Howard Bryant, Jr., (Matthews, NC); daughter, Jennifer Lynn Bryant (husband, Scott Humes, Charlotte, NC); son, John David Bryant (wife, Lorie, and daughter, Lena, Harrison Township, MI); grandson, Justin Fauland, (Denver, CO); granddaughter, Julia Bryant (Colorado Springs, CO); sister, Barbara Jo Broyles (Corpus Christi, TX); sister, Janice Bryant Johnson (husband, Mike, Longview, TX); brother, Mike Bryant (wife, Bettie, Longview, TX); brother-in-law, George L. Reeves (wife, Barbara, York, SC); and brother-in-law, Andrew John Reeves (Pulaski, VA); and nieces and nephews in TX and CA.
To share memories, photos and condolences, please visit Bill’s online memorial at:
www.LoweNeddoFuneralHome.com or call 704-545-3553