John David Bryant

John David Bryant, 92, of Lynn, entered into rest on Sunday, February 21, 2021 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

Mr. Bryant was born on March 5, 1928 in Double Springs, Alabama.  John loved music and was a member of “The White Oak Mountain Boys” for many years.  One of the most popular songs he wrote was “Love, Please Come Home.”

The funeral service will be held Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 11 a.m. at Nichols Funeral Home in Haleyville. Brother Tim Box will officiate with burial at Lynn Cemetery.

John is survived by his wife of 52 years, Marylou Bryant; three sons, David, Barry and Stanley; step-daughters, Debra Hughes and Betty (Steve) Rawls; step-son, Robert Craig (Sherri) Cockrell; sister, Liz Buckner; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Wiley Eugene Bryant and Cora Bryant and many brothers and sisters.

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