Paul J. Bryan

Paul J. Bryan, 79, of Greenbrier, died Sunday, Aug. 22, 2010, at his home.  

He was born to the late Cliff and Kate (Baker) Bryan on Aug. 5, 1931.  

He was a retired truck driver, a veteran of the Korean Conflict, a Mason and a member of the First Baptist Church in Lepanto.  

Paul enjoyed attending the Senior Adults Sunday School Class at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Shady Grove. 

He was predeceased by his wife of 54 years, Barbara; and two brothers, R. J. Bryan and Jack Bryan; three brothers-in-law, Ben Stacks Jr., J.M. Carter and George Chaney.  

He is survived by two daughters, Paula Davis and husband James, Susie Bryan, both of Horseshoe Bend; one son, Richard Bryan, of Nashville, Tenn.; brother, Roy Lee Bryan, of Paragould; three sisters, Anna Bell Arms of Walnut Ridge, Lovonda (Bob) Teeter of Osceola and Mary Chaney of Lepanto; Five grandchildren, Tabitha, Nick, Jess (Shawn), Amy (Chris) and Jimmy (Laura); and five great-grandchildren, Alyssea, Aiden Paul, Riley, Drew and Tyler.

Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. tonight at the funeral home.  

Funeral services will be held at Roller McNutt Funeral Home in Greenbrier on Friday at 1 p.m. with burial in Copperas Springs Cemetery in Guy, with Bro. Larry Geraldson and Garry Reeves officiating.  

Pallbearers are Randy Grisham, Russ Grisham, Greg Simpson, Micah Reeves, Tim Baker and David Tyler.  

Honorary pallbearer will be Shawn Rogers.

The family would like to extend their thanks to the caregivers of Arkansas Hospice for the dedicated care that was provided.