Samuel "Kyle" Bryant

Mr. Samuel "Kyle" Bryant, age 64, of Alto died Sunday, November 25, 2012.

Mr. Bryant was born in Dublin a son of the late E.K. Bud Bryant and Callie Simmons Bryant. He was a Veteran of the United States Air Force where he served in Guam during the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Buford Masonic Lodge #292 and also a member of the Peace Officers Association of Georgia. Mr. Bryant was Commander of the Mountain Judicial Drug Task Force and the Narcotic and Criminal Suppression Team.
His parents and a brother, Gary Bryant, preceded him in death.

Survivors include: his daughter, Callie Bryant of Braselton; life time companion, Carmen Adams of Alto; former wife, Debra Bryant of Braselton; and step son, Steve Stewart of Gainesville; brothers and sister, Kenneth (Hazel) Bryant of Buford, Wanda (Ralph) Crumbley of Gray, Larry (Connie) Bryant of Macon; sister in law, Diane McCrillis of Buford; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday November 28 at 2 p.m. at Evans Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Steve Stewart officiating. The interment will follow at Walnut Fork Baptist Church Cemetery in Braselton with Rick Bridgeman, Heath Migliore, Rick Kloog, Brian Rickman, Sam Beard and Herman Roscoe Cronic honored as pallbearers. Honoray pallbearers will be Rich McCrillis, Ralph Crumbley, Charles Chapman, John Cody. The family will receive friends on Tuesday November 27 at the funeral home from 1 – 4 p.m. and from 6 – 9 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Open Arms Food Ministry at Cornerstone Assembly of God 3622 Atlanta Hwy Flowery Branch GA 30542

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Evans Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Published in BarrowCountyNews from Nov. 27 to Dec. 26, 2012