Brian Lee Bryant, age 77, of Port Orange, Fl, went home to be with the Lord on April 9th, 2022. He passed under the care of Halifax Health Hospice, surrounded by his children. Brian was born on July 28th, 1944 in Danville, Virginia to Roy and Ruth Bryant (Beck). Brian was a member of First Baptist Church of Daytona, where he enjoyed going to Sunday School and engaging in lively debates about Jesus’ life and works. One of the highlights of his life was his time serving in the United States Navy, where he worked as an Airplane Mechanic on the U.S.S Independence. After his time in the Navy, he had a long career as tool salesman and earned the title of top salesman for Matco Tools. Brian was preceded in death by his parents Roy and Ruth Bryant (Beck), sister and brother-in-law Joyce (Bryant) and Charles England.
Brian leaves behind his children, daughters Brandy Bryant (Tim), Tiffannie Bryant (Austin), Son Michael “Geno” Genovese (Chelsea) and brother Barry Bryant (Brenda), Lifelong best friend Ken Powell (Betty) along with numerous nieces and nephews.
A celebration of Brian’s life will be held at a later date in Danville, Va.