Leland Earl Bryant
Funeral Date: 3/25/2013

Obituary:
Leland Earl Bryant, age 74, of Warren, Arkansas died Friday, March 22, Baptist Medical Center, Little Rock. Born April 24, 1938 in New Edinburg, AR. a son of the late Earl Edward Bryant and Birdie George Bryant he was the retired owner/operator of Bryants Furniture and member Macedonia Baptist Church. Also, preceding him in death was a brother Gordon Bryant, sisters Otha Mae Frey Morgan and Lorene Bryant. Survivors are his wife Montez St. John Bryant whom he married May 4, 1968. 1 son Heath Bryant and spouse Shelli, Springdale, AR. 1 daughter Leanne Howard and spouse Cliff, El Dorado, AR. 1 brother Marvin Bryant, Warren, AR. 6 grandchildren. Funeral services were 2:00pm Monday, March 25, at Frazers Chapel with Rev. Ronald Neely and Rev. Heath Bryant officiating. Music was provided by Sarah Ashley Bryant, The Bryant Sisters, Bob Haygood and Matthew Neely. Burial was in Moseley Cemetery by Frazers Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Donnie Bryant, Bob Bryant, Ron St. John, Shane Haygood, Ed Lain, Gary Reep and Jeff Taylor. Honorary pallbearers Johnny McMurry, Ronnie Mac Bryant, Ralph Reep, Larry Kimbrell, Danny Ferrell, Charlie Doss, Roger George, DuWayne George, John Parrott, Greg Doster and the Mens Disciple Group at Macedonia. Memorials preferred Macedonia Baptist Church Building Fund; C/O Melba Neely; 311 Bradley 8 South; Warren, Ar. 71671.

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Name: Marlene Elliott
Message: Bradley County will forever be changed with the passing of this precious man. My deepest sympathy to Montez and the family.

Name: Leonard & Sharon Rice
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Name: Tracy and Monica Nichols
Message: The family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Debbie Henry
Message: Montez so sorry for your loss. Our loss is heavens gain you will meet him one day

Name: O.W. AND ANN FORREST
Message: MONTEZ AND FAMILY. WE ARE SORRY FOR YOUR LOST OF MR. LELAND.WE WILL KEEP THE FAMILY IN OUR PRAYERS. GOD BLESS ALL OF YOU.

Name: Sherri & Deloris Jones
Message: We were so sorry to hear about Mr. Leland. We will keep the family in our prayers.

Name: Billy, Melinda, Eva & Jennifer Murphy
Message: So sorry to hear about Leland. He was a wonderful man and will be greatly missed by all. Your family is in our prayers.

Name: Larry & Robbie Reaves
Message: So sorry. You are in our prayers. Leland was a friend to all.

Name: David Cash
Message: Miss Montez, Heath, and Leanne, my thoughts and prayers have been and will continue to be with you. Lots of fond memories and fun times growing up with the Bryants.

Name: Ricky Green
Message: I send prayers for healing hearts. Leland leaves a huge void in Warren.

Name: James Courtney
Message: I have such great memories of Leland. I am so sorry for the lost of such a great person. He touch my life.

Name: John McClellan
Message: Praying God's comfort for you during this time.

Name: Ken & Lula Ellis
Message: There will never be a dull moment in Heaven now that Leland is there, he will liven things up as he did here on earth. To know him was to love him & he was a dear friend to all. Prayers for the family...

Name: Connie Odom
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. May God hold you all in His loving arms during this trying time. Mr. Leland was a very special man.

Name: Julia Clark Ferrell, Kristy Spencer & Family, Kim Langford & Family
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Michael, Barbie Meeks and kids
Message: Thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Mr and Mrs. Steven Wyatt
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Name: Raymond and Tawanna Mann
Message: Sorry for your loss!! Mr. Leland will be missed!! Hugs and prayers to everyone.

Name: James & Barbara Newman
Message: Ms.Montez, so sorry for the loss of Mr. Leland.Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Iry Rice
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Name: Kimberly Emerson
Message: So sorry 2 hear about Mr Leland. He was a great man & loved by many. Our prayers are with the family!

Name: Rick and Peg Cole
Message: I am so sorry for your loss and will be praying that God will give you peace and comfort in the days ahead.

Name: Deborah Jones
Message: My prayers are with your family.

Name: William, Toni & Brent Miller
Message: Your family is in our prayers.

Name: Eddie & Brenda Pope
Message: So sorry for your loss. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Randall & Paula Lewis
Message: Mrs Montz and family sorry for your loss . Look to the lord for comfort and he well help you through this...

Name: Mike Berry
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Name: nancy mcbee
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. Mr. Leland was one of the nicest men ever with a wonderful sense of humor and a kind spirit. My prayers for strength and healing for his loved ones.

Name: Jerry & Jackie Johnson
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Name: Joe and Jean Wolfe
Message: We are so sorry to hear of Leland's death. When we moved her in 1998 we bought all of our appliances through him and as long as he continued in the furniture business we bought several things from him. We also enjoyed visiting with him and he always gave us a good deal. Our memories of him will always be special. We have been praying and will continue to keep the family in our prayers. May God Bless and comfort all of you.

Name: Andrew Tolbert
Message: My thoughts and prayers go out to the Bryant family. I always enjoyed visiting and talking with Leland and will never forget his strong support as a band parent. His smile and sense of humor will be missed.

Name: sharon davis
Message: So sorry for your loss.

Name: Reecia McGaha
Message: Montez,thinking of you and your family and keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Georgie Kinslow
Message: Our heartfelt condolences on the loss of such an amazing patriarch and human being. Your California family loves you all so much! xoxo

Name: James Berry
Message: Sorry for the loss of Mr Leland. Bradley county has lost a good man. He gave many people, including me, a job over the years. May God comfort the family in this time of sorrow.

Name: David(K.C.) & Tina McClain
Message: We are so sorry for the loss of Mr. Bryant. May God help you through this hard & painful time. You're in our thoughts & prayers.

Name: Cindy Spencer
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. Heaven has gained another angel. May God be with you and help you through this terrible time of mourning. You are in my prayers.

Name: Bobby Kientz
Message: My most sincere condolences to the family and friends of the man that could and did laugh and jest with the best. I was honored to call "Lebo" my friend. God bless you all and God Bless "The Bo"....

Name: Amy Barron Wren
Message: You all are in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Joyce Bettis
Message: So sorry for your loss, and sorry our family has not kept in touch, I am a great-niece of Jim George, my Dad was the son of Nora George Taylor, sister to Jim George, Sorry we don't visit like we did in the old days We send our love to all the family

Name: Klay & LaWanda McKinney
Message: Truly will be missed!!

Name: Traci Bakanovic
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Name: Jason & Michelle McDougald
Message: So sorry for your loss of a husband.. Father... And grandpa... Y'all are in our thoughts and prayers

Name: Bucky & Rhanda Wright
Message: Leanne, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Love, Bucky & Rhanda Wright

Name: David & Gena Wilkerson
Message: My heart is breaking for each of you but I know Mr. Leland is celebrating in Heaven and making all the angels laugh... Love you all!!! So thankful I was given the opportunity to know such a sweet person like Mr. Leland...David & I are praying God will give each of you the strength to carry on.. Love, Gena

Name: Marie Robinson & Raymond Quimby
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Name: Stella Prather
Message: Heath, Bret and I are praying for you and your family!! Please let us know if we can do anything! We miss you all. Stella Prather

Name: Danny and Pam Cook
Message: Praying that God will comfort you during this sad time. Leland will truly be missed.

Name: hugh & scherry conner
Message: we will truly miss Leland. we first met Montez and Leland when we were looking for showcases for our store. we found friends after that. I will always remember his laugh. god speed

Name: Melissa & Michael Kiersey
Message: We are so sad to hear about your dad! We will continue to pray for you and your family!

Name: Donnie & Marsha O'Fallon
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Cherie and Johnny Ross
Message: We are shocked and sorry to lose Leland. He will be terribly missed. God bless you in the coming days and years. We loved him dearly.

Name: Sam and Ann Hutcheson
Message: We are saddened by the death of Leland. But,we remember the fun times in Christmases past with all the families at Paul's and Arnett's house. A lot of joy and laughs. Stay strong.

Name: Kathy and Bobby Hall
Message: Our prayers are with you, during this time. Leland will be greatly missed.

Name: Ronda Broughton
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Name: RHONDA AND GARY SIMMONS
Message: MONTEZ AND FAMILY, SO SORRY ABOUT LELAND. HE WAS SO FUNNY AND WILL BE TRULY MISSED. OUR THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU ALL DURING THIS DIFFICULT TIME.

Name: Sandra & Tommy Toole
Message: Our prayers for the family. He was a fine man and I know he will be missed.

Name: walter and Sandra DalSanto
Message: We are so sorry for your loss. Leland was a friend to all and will be missed by everyone who knew him. Your family will remain in our prayers.

Name: Andy (&Terrie) Briant
Message: Heath, Leanne, Mrs. Montez, may God bless and comfort you at this difficult time. Earth's loss is heaven's gain.

Name: Bradley and Paula Herring
Message: So sorry for your loss. He will truly be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Name: Bill & Sherry White
Message: Our prayers and thoughts are with your family.

Name: Bart and Mindy Castleberry
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. Mr Leland will be missed, I will never forget his smile or his laugh. My prayers are with you.

Name: Sherry & Steve Rand
Message: Montez,Heath,Leanne, & family. We are so sorry to hear of the loss of our friend. He always had a smile for everyone he met, & will be missed by all who knew him. Our love, thoughts & prayers are with all of you.

Name: Rev. Billy and Glenda Wilson
Message: We are so very sorry for your loss. The family is in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Florence Gardner Dickens
Message: Sorry for your loss, Montez you and the family are in my prayers

Name: Mark, Renee and Lee Taylor
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. Leland was a sweet, wonderful man who will be missed.

Name: Tully & Norma McCoy
Message: Just know that Leland will ever live on in our hearts, never to be forgotten. What a wonderful thought to know that he is more alive today than ever. Now that is rather hard to imagine because Leland was definitely one who was full of life while here with us, right! Our prayers continue to be with the family during these difficult time. We truly care.

Name: Wallace, Linda, & Eric Moody
Message: So very sorry!

Name: French & Judy Wynne
Message: We always enjoyed being around Leland. He will be missed dearly.

Name: Melissa Van Cleave
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Name: Melissa Van Cleave
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Name: Randy and Beth Peek
Message: Sincere sympathy and your in our prayers.

Name: Mike and Vicky McDougald
Message: We are grieved and saddened by your loss of me Leland - every time I think of him I smile - because my for encounter of who he was - was at a fund raiser at Hermitage - where he was Miss Woman - Lou Man prayers

Name: Renae Allen
Message: I loved Mr. Leland. He never failed to make me smile. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

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