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Thomas Ray Bryant


  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Nov. 17, 2020 - 1:29 PM

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Thomas Ray Bryant

The Newnan Times-Herald

Thomas Ray Bryant, age 83, peacefully passed away on Sunday, November 15, 2020, at his home in Moreland, GA surrounded by family.

He was born in Atlanta, GA on May 25, 1937, to the late Floyd Patrick Bryant, Sr. and Susie May Bryant.

Along with his parents, Ray as he was known by friends and family, is preceded in death by his son, Thomas Ray Bryant, Jr. and sister Evelyn F. Bennett. He is survived by his wife, Lana Turner Bryant; sons, Ronald A. Bryant and his wife Leigh Ann, Dana A. Bryant and his wife Allison; grandchildren, Tanner Bryant (Mackenzie), Nolan Bryant, Kathryn Bryant, Bailey Bryant, Jacob Bryant, William Bryant and Lily Bryant. He is also survived by his great-grandchildren, Anna Leigh Bryant, Andrew Bryant and his sister, Jeanette Leary.

The memorial service to celebrate Ray's life is Tuesday, December 1, 2020, at 12 p.m. at East Newnan Baptist Church, 14 Pearl Springs Trail, in Newnan. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until service time at the church. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.mckoon.com.

In lieu of flowers, Ray asks that everyone pay it forward, by doing an act of random kindness for someone in need. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.mckoon.com.

McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory 770-253-4580