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Johnny Cecil Bryan

November 7, 1942 ~ November 14, 2021 (age 79)


Johnny Cecil Bryan, 79, of Etowah, Arkansas departed this life on Sunday, November 14, 2021 in Jonesboro, Arkansas.  He was born on November 7, 1942 to Charlie Marion and Francis Redell King Bryan in Tuckerman, Arkansas.  Johnny was a member of Etowah Baptist Church where he served as the Sunday School Superintendent.  In the past he served on the Little River Water Board and he currently served on the Etowah City Council.  Johnny enjoyed his naps, cleaning the house, ironing and spending time with his family.

He is preceded in death by his parents and one sister-in-law: Doris Bryan.

Johnny is survived by his wife: Sheila Bryan of the home, two sons: Michael Bryan of Byhalia, Mississippi and John Stokes (Tina) of Jonesboro, Arkansas, two daughters: Annette Washington (D.J.) of Somerville, Tennessee and Mandy Stokes of Etowah, Arkansas, four brothers: O’Neal Bryan of Lepanto, Arkansas, Bobby Bryan (Martha) of Marion, Arkansas, Larry Bryan (Pam) of Biloxi, Mississippi and Kenneth Bryan (Glenda) of Marion, Arkansas, six grandchildren: Emiley Rumbaugh (Jeff) of Dyess, Arkansas, Josh Bryan (Jessica) of Oakland, Tennessee, Shelby Moore (Eric) of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Cody Stokes of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Dawsyn Bryan of Coldwater, Mississippi and Brandon Washington (Heather) of Oakland, Tennessee, five great grandchildren: Luke, Kinley, Juliana, Jackson and David, one great grandchild on the way and a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

Visitation will be held Tuesday from 6:00p.m. until 8:00p.m. at Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home in Lepanto, Arkansas

Funeral service will be held Wednesday, November 17, 2021at 2:00p.m. at Etowah Baptist Church in Etowah, Arkansas.

Interment will follow at Garden Point Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the care of Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home in Lepanto, Arkansas.

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November 16, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Delancey-Murphy Funeral Home-Lepanto
200 Miles Street
Lepanto, AR 72354

Funeral Service
November 17, 2021

2:00 PM
Etowah Baptist Church (Etowah, Arkansas)

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