Brenda Joyce Bryant, 69, of Sikeston, died November 15, 2012, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center. Born July 9, 1943, in Sikeston, to the late Joseph Franklin and Nancy Thelma Burris Stacy, she was a homemaker and member of Trinity Gospel Church of Sikeston. She previously had been employed by Savings & Loan in Sikeston, J.C. Penney and Sears. On February 18, 1967, she married John Lester Bryant, who preceded her in death on April 12, 2005.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one sister.
Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Jeffery and Tammy Bryant of Sikeston; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Dakoka and David Thorne and Joann and Ty Hale, all of Sikeston; and one granddaughter, Ashley Bryant of Sikeston.
Visitation will be held Monday from 5:00-8:00pm at the Nunnelee Funeral Chapel, where funeral services will be conducted at 2:00pm Tuesday, November 20, with Pastor Len Meyers of the Trinity Gospel Church, officiating.
Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery in Sikeston.