Roy Corrnel Bryant, 76 of Benton, formerly of Tampa, FL, passed away Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013. Roy was born March 2, 1937 in Georgia to the late William and Leona Bryant. Mr. Bryant retired from Tampa General Hospital. Since moving to Benton to live with his daughter, he attended church at Fellowship of the Cross and enjoyed going to the Benton Senior Adult Center.
He is also preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Bryant; sister, Eunice Martain Black; and brother, Willy Bryant.
He is survived by daughter, Marie Rice and her husband Tim of Benton; sons, Phill (Sandra) Epifano and Ray (Wanda) Epifano, both of Colorado; grandchildren, Michael Rice and Jessica Rice; great-grandchildren Hunter and Nathan Rice, and Elijha and Elizabeth LaMere; sister, Alice Wynn of Tampa, FL; brother, T. W. Bryant of Zepherhills, FL; and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be 1 p.m., Saturday, January 4 at Fellowship of the Cross on Reed St. in Benton.
Online guestbook: www.arkansasfuneralcare.com .