GRANDVIEW – James S. "Jim" Bryant, 62, passed away July 1, 2014, at his home.
He was born April 29, 1952, in Perry County, son of James D. Bryant and Margaret (Colbert) Lautner. Preceding him in death was his father, James D. Bryant and a grandson, Austin Bryant.
A 1970 graduate of Perry Central High School, Jim retired in 2004 from Alcoa Warrick Operations after 33 years. He was united in marriage to Bobby Jean Hall July 10, 1971. Jim enjoyed watching television, reading and spending time with his grandchildren.
Jim is survived by his wife of 43 years, Bobby Jean Bryant; mother, Margaret Lautner of Tell City; daughter, Tyla Bryant of Grandview; sons, Steven Bryant of Newburgh, Derrick Bryant of Tell City and Justin Bryant of Grandview; sisters, Margaret Denu of Birdseye, Susan Ubelhor of Tell City, Brenda Kyle of Cannelton, Darla Murphy of Grandview and Carolyn Whitehead of Rome; brother, Mark Lautner of Santa Claus and seven grandchildren, Isaac, Hannah, Nathan, Logan, Bryer, Blake and Brenden Bryant.
As per Jim's wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral services. Huber Funeral Home, Tell City Chapel, is in charge of arrangements. Messages of condolence may be sent to www.huberfuneralhome.net.