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Floyd Vernon Bryant

Obituary – Floyd V. Bryant, 83

Floyd Vernon Bryant departed this life on Monday, September 2, 2019, at the Salina Regional Health Center.   He was the son of Leslie Winfield and Mary Jane (Jones) Bryant. He was born November 21, 1935, at Carlsbad, New Mexico.   The family consisted of brothers, Lawrence, Charlie, Bee, and Lester; and five sisters, Marie, Edna, Lucille, Judy, and Joann.

Floyd chose to join the U. S. Army before he completed high school.  He served 12 months in Vietnam, and after twenty years of service in the military he retired at Ft. Riley, Kansas.  He worked twenty years Civil Service at a warehouse driving machinery and stocking supplies.           

His hobbies and special interests were fishing, bowling, gardening, and his two puppies.

Floyd married Lois Madron on December 24, 1955, at Roswell, New Mexico.  They were the parents of one daughter, Cathy, and four sons, Joe, Randall, James, and Kelly. He is preceded in death by his wife, Lois; grandson, Chanse; daughter-in-law, Deanna; brothers, Lawrence, Charlie, Verbal, and Lester Bryant; five sisters, Marie London, Edna Doughty, Lucille Bolling, Judy Baker, infant sister, Joann, and his parents.

Cremation is planned.  Celebration of Life service at a later date.

Survivors are daughter, Cathy DeZago (husband-Ralph) of Herington; four sons, Joe Bryant (wife-Darla), Randall Bryant both of Marion, James Bryant (wife-Eileen) and Kelly Bryant (wife-Darcy) both of Herington; fourteen grandchildren; and 17 great grandchildren.

Memorials have been designated to the American Cancer Society; and may be sent in care of Yazel, Megli, Zeiner Funeral Home-Herington Chapel, 404 S. Broadway, Herington, KS, 67449-3038.

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I remember when I lived back there in Herington, when I bowled on his team, what a good time we had, Floyd was always kidding me. what a great guy he was, my condolences to the family, he will be missed, may you have all the best memories of the times you had together,

Freddie Nelson Sep 7 2019 12:00 AM

Greg and I send our deepest sympathy and love to all the family.. Floyd was a wonderful man and neighbor.. God Bless you all, may your wonderful memories give you some comfort at this sad time.. Dee and Greg

Dee and Greg Schlesener Sep 6 2019 12:00 AM

Our sincere sympathy to the Bryant family.

Diane and paul Bergander Sep 6 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry, love to all of you.

Kelly Tiede Sep 6 2019 12:00 AM

My sincere condolences to all the family of my Uncle Floyd. I have very fond memories of our younger years and carefree summers. I wish for peace in your hearts of you all.
Debbie Boling Pool

Debbie Boling Pool Sep 5 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Floyd Bryant

Margaret Burcky Sep 5 2019 12:00 AM