OBITUARY: Bobby Joe Bryant


Bobby Joe Bryant, age 90 of Lebanon passed on Tuesday, June 25, 2024.

Preceded in death by parents, William and Jesse Parker Bryant; wife, Lanelle Bryant; son, David Bryant; sisters, Rachel Whitaker and Martha Lou Wallace; brother, William M. Bryant; and grandson-in-law, Wayne Rollins.

Survived by daughter, Bettye Jo “B.J.” (Lance) Sumrell; daughter-in-law, Kendra Bryant; grandchildren, Lindsay Rollins, Adam (Elaine) Sumrell, and Casey (Rhodes) Monette, Bryce (Lindsay) Bryant, Brittany (Jerry Wright) Bryant; great-grandchildren, Layla and Hannah Covington, Jackson, Bankston, and Lolly Jo Monette, Bane Sumrell, Lakelyn Bryant, Adalyn and Amelia Wright, Cale Loudermilk and Audra Butler; sister, Marie Tucker; brothers, Earl Mack (Billie Jo) Bryant, Rufus Bryant and Ronnie Bryant; special friend, Jenny Sewell; and several nieces, nephews, and other loving family and friends.

Mr. Bryant was a devoted husband to his late wife, Lanelle who he was married to for almost 43 years. He was a member of College Hills Church of Christ and the owner of Bryant Pressure Wash. He loved to fish and hunt. He enjoyed many fishing trips with his son, David. In his later years, he enjoyed joining his friends for breakfast at Hardees and was always quick with a joke. He will be greatly missed.

Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, June 29, 2024 at Partlow Funeral Chapel at 12 noon with visitation from 10 a.m. until the service. Pallbearers will be Adam and Lance Sumrell, Rhodes, Jackson, and Bankston Monette, Ricky Joe Haislip, and Bryce Bryant. Entombment will follow in the Wilson County Memorial Gardens.

Partlow Funeral Chapel in care of arrangements. 615-444-7007


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