ELKHART — Jerry Bryant, 76, of Elkhart, passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at his residence.
He was born Feb. 16, 1943, in New Orleans, Louisiana, to the late Smiley and Willie Mae (Cain) Bryant.
He is survived by his sisters, Rose Kery and Julia Woods and his brother, John Bryant.
He was preceded in death by his sisters, Elnora Redmond, Shirley Bryant, and Mamie Bates and by his brother, Smiley Bryant Jr.
Funeral services will take place at noon Saturday, June 15, with one hour of visitation prior, from 11-noon at Billings Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 812 Baldwin St, Elkhart.
Pastor Danny Brown of Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church of Elkhart will be officiating the service.
Jerry will be laid to rest at a later date in Prairie Street Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be given directly to the Bryant Family.
Jerry worked at T&M Rubber in Goshen for many years before retiring as a press operator.
Some of Jerry’s favorite past times were singing, watching movies and fishing.
He will be missed greatly by his loving family.