The funeral for Staff Sgt. Travis Antwon Bryant, 33, of 194 Marigold Drive, Aiken, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 10, 2014, in the Denmark-Olar High School gymnasium, Denmark, with Elder William Smith officiating. Burial with full military honors will be in Hope Memorial Park Cemetery, Barnwell.
Staff Sgt. Bryant will placed in the gymnasium one hour before the service.
Pallbearers will be members of the United States Army. Flower bearers will be members of the Denmark-Olar High School class of 1998.
Staff Sgt. Travis Antwon Bryant was born Sept. 11, 1980. He was called home on Sunday, June 29, 2014, at Fort Hunter Liggett, California.
Travis was a former student of Denmark-Olar High School, class of 1998. In 1997, Travis began his journey into the armed services. He received additional schooling at Aiken Technical College. He enlisted in the Army National Guard and later transferred to the Army Reserve.
He was employed as a maintenance technician with Dayco (Williston), HP Pelzer (Thomson, Georgia) and GIW (Grovetown, Georgia).
He leaves to cherish his memories his devoted wife, Tommysina Bryant; three daughters, Olivia, Isis and Tiye; parents Minister Moses Sr. and Eva Johnson Bryant; siblings Eric (Tamiko) Bryant, Aric (Debora) Bryant, Moses (Thelma) Bryant Jr., Aveia (Charles) Bryant, Gregory Bryant and Ashiel Bryant; aunts Lizzie Mae Brooker, Cosie Bryant, Lovely Bryant, Emma Dicks, Mary Lou (James) Hammond, Vera (Eddie) Hayes, Bertha (Charles) Johnson and Janie Bryant; uncles Walter Bryant, Jeremiah (Virginia) Johnson and Nathel (Betty) Johnson; father-in-law and mother –in-law, Tommy (Lannie) Bradley; a brother-in-law, Chief Warrant Officer Jeremiah C. Bradley; two sisters-in-law, Angela (Cory) Williams and Christine (Alton) Coker; his grandmother, Annie Bell Bradley; an additional 12 aunts and 10 uncles; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
We, the family, will miss Travis’s wit, wisdom and love for his family.
Viewing for the public was held from noon to 8 p.m. Wednesday, July 9, at the funeral home.
Friends may call at the residence and the funeral home.
Sacred arrangements are entrusted to Dash’s Funeral Home of Blackville.
Online condolences may be submitted to dashsfh.com.