February 7, 1931December 12, 2010

Frank W. Bryant, Jr., 79, of Newburgh went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 12, 2010, at Woodlands Golden Living Center. He was born February 7, 1931, in Crofton, KY.

Frank retired from Alcoa after 29 years and was a member of the Alcoa 25-year club and the United Steel Workers Local 104.

He was an avid knife collector and was a member of Evansville Knife Club. He enjoyed restoring antique knives and loved antique furniture. Frank was a longtime member of First Southern Baptist Church.

Frank was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Lizzie Bryant; son, Anthony “Tony” Bryant; and sister, Helen Belt.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Mary C. Bryant of Newburgh; son, Charles J. Bryant (Jodie) of Cincinnati, OH; five grandchildren, Matthew Bryant (Tainia) of Tell City, IN; Angela Lovely (Jason) of Evansville; Dr. Whitney Bryant (Matthew O’Rourcke) of New York; Ashley Bryant of New York; and Andrew Bryant of Cincinnati, OH; four great-grandchildren, Blake, Alysa, Paige, and Devon; sisters, Hazel Tyson of St. Louis, MO; Bonnie Ipock of Evansville; Glorine Sutton of Hopkinsville, KY; Brenda Storm of Canada; nieces and nephews; and his little dog, Crickett.

Services will be 11:00 AM Saturday, December 18, 2010, at Alexander Newburgh Chapel, officiated by Rev. David Cullison and Rev. Mike Pyle of Eagle View Church with entombment at Alexander Memorial Park. Friends may visit Friday from 4:00 to 8:00 PM and Saturday from 10:00 AM until service time at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Alzheimer’s Association.


  • Funeral Service Saturday, December 18, 2010
  • Visitation Friday, December 17, 2010
  • Visitation Saturday, December 18, 2010


have a memory or condolence to add?


receive updates when new memories are posted


December 18, 2010

Mary and family, we didn't know him very well. But we took pleasure in taking care of him . Take care of yourself.

Gwyneth Drennan

December 17, 2010

Aunt Christine,I love you and Uncle Buddy very much.I wish i could have seen more of ya'll. I am so glad i got to see him that Sunday, that Tommy brought us.


December 16, 2010

Chris, he is no longer suffering in any way and I hope that thought will bring you some comfort. If there is anything I can do, please let me know. I will be thinking of you and Frank and of my Bob and the good times we all had.

Sean O'Daniel

December 16, 2010

Prayers from many people are with you right now. Let these prayers help you get through this tough time.

Emilie Beard

December 16, 2010

Chris, he is in a better place now and no longer suffering in any way. I hope you can let that thought bring you some comfort.