Gary Bryant, 65, of College Station, entered into eternal rest Friday, March 11, 2011. Service arrangements are in the care of Callaway-Jones Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, March 15, at Central Baptist Church. Funeral ceremonies celebrating his life will begin at 10 a.m., Wednesday, March 16, at Central Baptist Church, with Rev. Chris Osborne officiating. Interment will be Thursday, March 17, in his hometown of Fort Towson, Oklahoma.
Gary was born October 14, 1945, in Fort Towson, Oklahoma to the late Carl and Zelma Bryant. He attended Oklahoma State University and he proudly served in the United States Marine Corp. He has lived in the College Station area for over 15 years and he attended Central Baptist Church. Gary has served the oil industry for over 40 years and also established his own local oil company, 7711 Corp.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Ruthie Partridge.
Survivors include his beloved wife, Carol Bryant, of College Station, Texas; sons and daughters-in-law, Chad and Lou Bryant, of New Zealand, Aaron and Sarah Bryant, of College Station, Texas, Preston Bryant, of College Station, Texas; sister, Charlotte Clifford, of Dallas, Texas; adored grandchildren, Honey, Riley, and James Bryant; and step-daughter, Krista Jones, of Long Beach, Calif.
Memorial donations may be sent to the American Heart Association in Gary’s honor to PO Box 15186, Austin, TX 78761.