Dennis Bryant, 82, of Ivy Stine Road, Lenoir, passed away Sunday, Feb. 14, 2021, at his residence. He was born Jan. 25, 1940, in Yancey County to the late Roy and Trula Adkins Bryant. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one grandson, Jacob Bryant.
Mr. Bryant was a member of Freewill Baptist Church.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 59 years, Mildred Bryant of the home; one son, Dennis J. Bryant and wife Rosa of Lenoir; two daughters, Norma Jean Goodlake of Sawmills and Yvonna Carver of Lenoir; one brother, Donald Bryant of Tennessee; one sister, Debra Fletcher of Florida; three grandchildren, Jonathan Bryant, Jeremy Goodlake, and Jade Bryant; two step-grandchildren, Dustin Blevins and Cody Blevins; five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021, at 2 p.m. at Freewill Baptist Church conducted by the Rev. Larry Miller.
Due to COVID-19, social distancing and masks will be required.
Online condolences may be left at www.greer-mcelveenfuneral
Greer-McElveen Funeral Home and Crematory is assisting the Bryant family.