George Barry Bryant, 80, of Martinsville, Va., passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2019. He was born on June 15, 1938 to the late Douglas Macon Bryant and Mayes Warner Bryant. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Anne Montrief Bryant; and brother, Russell Macon Bryant.
Mr. Bryant served in the United States Army during Vietnam and received the Bronze Star Medal. He later worked as a tow motor driver at Fieldcrest Mills for 24 years.
He is survived by his son, Steven “Steve” Douglas Bryant and wife Tealah of Ponte Vedra, Fla.; two grandchildren, Lindsay Anne Bryant and Lance Michael Bryant both of Ponte Vedra, Fla.; and two sisters, Susan Bryant Adkins of Christiansburg, Va. and Anne Bryant Mostella of Eden, N.C.
A funeral service was held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at Norris Funeral Services, Martinsville Chapel with the Reverend David Deisher officiating. Visitation was from 1:30 to 3 p.m. prior to the service. Burial was at Snow Creek Christian Church Cemetery in Martinsville, VA.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Veteran’s Honor Guard of Martinsville/Henry County, P.O. Box 1002, Collinsville, VA 24078.
Norris Funeral Services, Inc. and Crematory, Martinsville, VA is serving the Bryant family.