Jack R. Bryant, 65, died at 8 p.m. Thursday in his residence.
He was born in Burnside, Ky. to the late Oliver and Mildred (Wyatt) Bryant and had been a resident of the Converse area since 1964. He married Mary E. Steely on Aug. 26, 1961. She died on Nov. 15, 1999. He then married Atha E. Savage on May 18, 2003. She died on Feb. 13, 2005.
He retired from General Motors in 2002 after 36 years. He was a member and served as on officer in the union of Local 977. He was also a member of the Converse Masonic Lodge 601. He enjoyed being outside and working in the yard. He served with the Marines.
Survivors include daughter, Denise (Randy) Miller, Wabash; sons, Paul Bryant, Converse, Rob Savage, Kentucky, and David (Lori) Savage, Westchester, Ohio; grandchildren, Izaac Bryant, Bill, Brandon, Angel and Bryant Miller, and Zack and Alex Savage; brothers-in-law, Everett (Imogene) Steely, Sweetser, Albert (Cathy) Steely, Amboy, and Joe (Yvonne) Steely, Middlesboro, Ky.; sisters-in-aw, Lillie (Gary) Taylor, Pritchett, W. Va., and Anetha Gail Steely, Middlesboro, Ky.
He also was preceded in death by two brothers.
Funeral services are at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel, 1341 N. Baldwin Ave., Marion, with the Rev. Brad Powell officiating. Burial is in Gardens of Memory cemetery, Huntington County.
Friends may call from 2p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Wabash/Miami County Hospice.
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