Mr. Grady "Jack" Woodford Bryson, Jr. passed away on Monday, November 29, 2021 at his residence in Epworth, Georgia.
Mr. Bryson was born to late Grady Bryson, Sr and Tiney Garrett Bryson on December 22, 1930. He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Millsaps Bryson, parents, two brothers, one sister and a grandson. He is survived by his children, David (Marti) Bryson, Denise (Danny) Caldwell and Wally (Kelly) Bryson; One sister, Evelyn Jones and one brother, Billy Bryson; six grandchildren, Amber (Chan) Mitchell, Ashlee (Alan) Picklesimer, Josh (Ann) Caldwell, Jack (Teresa) Caldwell, Will (Ashley) Bryson and Tucker Bryson. Eleven great-grandchildren also survive.
Mr. Bryson served in the United States Army and was a veteran of the Korean Conflict having served as a Staff First Sergeant. He was a retired business man. He was a member of Harbor Ministries Church in McCaysville, Georgia. Grady enjoyed many activities during his life including, hunting, fishing, singing, gardening, yard work and sports. He was an Atlanta Braves fan and enjoyed a favorite television show entitled Larry's Country Diner.
Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, December 2, 2021 at 3:30pm from the First Baptist Church of McCaysville, Georgia. The family will be receiving friends for a time of visitation at First Baptist Church of McCaysville, Georgia on Thursday, December 2, 2021 from 1:30pm and until the 3:3pm funeral service hour. Josh Caldwell will deliver a eulogy at the service and Dr. Chan Mitchell and Rev. Delmar Davenport will officiate at the service. Pallbearers serving will be family members and the Harbor Ministries Seniors Class will serve as honorary pallbearers. Music will be provided by the Bryson Family. A private family interment service will be held at the Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Matthew McDaniel officiating and final military rites will be conducted by the North Georgia Honor Guard.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in memory of Grady Bryson be sent to Harbor Ministries, PO Box 388, McCaysville, Georgia 30555.
Arrangements for Mr. Grady "Jack" Bryson Jr. entrusted to the Finch-Cochran Funeral Home of McCaysville, Georgia. You may send condolences to the family and sign the register book at www.cochranfuneralhomes.com