Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Obituary: James A. Bryant, 84, Campbellsville, KY

Mr. Bryant, formerly of Adair County, was a veteran of World War II who will be presented full military honors by VFW Post 6097. a member of a respected North Adair County family and was a former electrician and plumber.

James A. Bryant, 84, formerly of Cane Valley, died Tuesday, September 22, 2009, at 12:23amET at his residence in Campbellsville, KY. The funeral service for James A. Bryant, 84, will be Friday, September 25, 2009, at 1:00pmCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, with Rev. Stanley Watson officiating. Burial will be in Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty RD, Columbia, KY with full military honors presented by VFW Post 6097. Visitation will be after 5pmCT, Thursday, September 24, 2009, at the funeral home.

James A. Bryant, 84, formerly of Cane Valley, Adair Co., KY
(May 30, 1925 - September 22, 2009)

He was born May 30, 1925, a son of the late Albert and Bessie Jane Bohannon Bryant and died September 22, 2009, in Campbellsville, KY, at the age of 84 years, 3 months, and 23 days.

He was a veteran of World War II, a member of the VFW, and was a former electrician and plumber.He is survived by his wife, Treva Perkins Bryant, Campbellsville, KY, and the following:
  • One daughter: Gloria Bryant, Campbellsville, KY

  • Two brothers: Rober and his wife Doris Bryant; and Lawrence Bryant, all of Columbia, KY

  • Two sisters: Norene and her husband Jimmy Breeding, Bowling Green, KY; and Lucille Turner, Campbellsville, KY

  • And several nieces, nephews, and other relatives and a host of friends
He was preceded in death by a grandson, Christopher Blake Mitchell; one brother, Stanley Bryant; and two sisters, Beatrice Lindquist and Ruth Bohanon.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, established in 1926, located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia. To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone 270-384-2149, or E-mail: Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

Editorial input on this obituary is welcome for consideration by Photos, changes, list of casketbearers, and other additions are welcome. Current policy is to also post cards of thanks free of charge. Contact using Contact/Submit button

This story was posted on 2009-09-22 16:20:02
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by Linda Waggener and Pen Waggener, PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia Magazine. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.