Larry Thomas Bryant, Jr., 33, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma formerly of Reydon, Oklahoma was born on December 10, 1982 in Liberal, Kansas. He is the son of Larry Thomas Bryant, Sr. and Chrystal Nadine (Davis) Bryant. Larry passed away on Sunday, July 10, 2016 in Beckham County.
He graduated from Reydon High School in 2001 where he was active in FFA. Larry enjoyed playing baseball and golf. He mostly liked basketball. He played in the K101 Classic Bowl and the All Star Classic. He also enjoyed dancing, fishing and hunting. He really loved coon hunting and letting the dogs run put a smile on his face. He loved his family. He enjoyed spending time traveling after graduation before coming back to work as a roughneck and a truck driver in the oilfield. He loved his children with all his heart. He was very active with the City Rescue Mission and Frontline Church in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma where he was able to minister and help others. He was a kind, compassionate and loving man who lived life for the glory of God.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, July 14, 2016 at Martin-Dugger Funeral Home in Elk City, Oklahoma. Interment will be at 2:00 p.m. at Wheeler Cemetery in Wheeler, Texas. Pastor Jake Lenhart will officiate, Mark Dodson will assist. Family will receive friends Wednesday, July 13, 2016 from 6-8 p.m. at Martin-Dugger Funeral Home in Elk City, Oklahoma. Services have been entrusted to the care of Martin-Dugger Funeral Home in Elk City, Oklahoma.
Larry is survived by two sons, Ayden Thomas Bryant of Oklahoma City, OK and Kyler Ashton Sullivan of Dalhart, Texas; daughter, Savannah Grace Bryant of Kingfisher, OK; father, Larry Thomas Bryant, Sr., and his wife, Melissa of Reydon, OK; mother, Chrystal Nadine Davis-Bryant of Erick, OK; maternal grandmother, Ida Mae Davis of Kit Carson, Colorado; two sisters, Chrystal Rose Bryant-Bohannon and her husband, Johnny Roscoe of Sayre, Oklahoma and Amanda Grace Bryant-Harrell and her husband, Jessie Ryan of Sweetwater, OK; four uncles, Erle Davis and family of Clinton, OK, Carl Davis and family of Brownwood, Texas, Russell Davis and family of Cheyenne Wells, Colorado, and Joe Bryant and family of Hutchinson, Kansas; four aunts, Mary Davis and family of Texico, New Mexico, Angela Davis and family of Kit Carson, Colorado, Bernita Davis and family of Las Cruces, New Mexico and Glenella Appling and family of Friona, Texas; two nieces Madison Harrell of Sweetwater, Oklahoma and Mailey Coots of Sayre, Oklahoma; five nephews, Michael and Jaime Harrell of Sweetwater, Oklahoma, Logan Keeton, Jaden and J.W. Coots all three of Sayre, Oklahoma; girlfriend, Lauren Frances Trent of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; and many other relatives and friends.
He is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Joseph Glen and Ella Florence Bryant; maternal grandfather, Ernest Grandville Davis.
Memorials can be made to the City Rescue Mission in care of Martin-Dugger Funeral Home, 600 W. Country Club, Elk City, OK 73644. Online condolences can be sent to the family by using the online guest book at www.martin-duggerfuneralhome.com.
Cheyenne Star, July 14, 2016