BALTIMORE, Md. - Andre Kent Bryant, 54, formerly of the Spring Garden Community, New Bern, died on Friday, April 11, 2014, at Sinai Hospital.
He was a graduate of West Craven High School and played college basketball at both Ohio State University and Kent State University. He was a professional basketball player playing both nationally and internationally. He played on the international team of Lay Witnesses for Christ and also for 5 years with the renown Harlem Globetrotters.
He is survived by three brothers, Ronnie Bryant, Donnie Bryant and B.J. Culpeper; two sisters, Andrena Bryant Stewart and Joney Culpeper.
Visitation will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Rivers-Morgan Funeral Home, Inc., 701 West St., New Bern.
His funeral will be held from noon Friday, April 18, 2014, in the St. Peters A.M.E. Zion Church with the Rev. Robert N. Kelley and Donnie Bryant officiating. Interment will immediately follow the service in the Bryant Family Cemetery.
Electronic condolences may be sent to riversmorgan.com.
Arrangements are by Rivers-Morgan Funeral Home, Inc.
Rivers-Morgan Funeral Home
701 West Street New Bern, NC 28560
Published in Sun Journal on Apr. 17, 2014