Lloyd Dowden Bryant, Jr., 78, died on Thursday, June 21, 2012. Lloyd was born in Clearwater, FL to Roslyn Mobley and Lloyd Dowden Bryant, Sr. on March 21, 1934.
Lloyd was a graduate of the University of Georgia and was an avid Bulldog fan. Lloyd served in the Navy for six years and was proud to have been a plankowner of the USS Saratoga (CVA60). He was a loving man with a unique sense of humor.
Lloyd is survived by his wife Mary Louisa Bryant of Cary, NC; daughters Susan Bartholomew and husband Ron of Raleigh, NC; Becky Lamb and husband Hugh of Stuarts Draft, VA. Lloyd was preceded in death by his brother Michael Bryant.
Lloyd will be buried at sea by the United States Navy.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Lloyd’s name may be made to the American Lung Association National Headquarters, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave., NW, Suite 800 Washington, DC 20004 or American Heart Association at 4217 Park Place Ct. Glen Allen, VA 23060-9979.
The Bryant family is under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service, Durham. Online memorials, www.hallwynne.com select obituaries.