James Berry Bryant, 68, of Ovett, Mississippi, passed away Wednesday January 20, 2021, at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. He was born Thursday, March 27, 1952, to Leslie Milton and Ruth Naomi King Bryant in Meridian, Mississippi.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 26, 2021, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Ellisville Funeral Home in Ellisville, Mississippi. Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, January 27, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at Ellisville Funeral Home with the burial to follow in Stonewall City Cemetery in Clarke County Mississippi.

Bro. Johnny Bryant and Bro. Steve Thrash will officiate. Ellisville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Leslie Milton and Ruth Naomi King Bryant.

Survivors include his sister, Barbara Bryant (John Robert Steinmetz) of Maricopa, AZ; a host of cousins, and family.

Pallbearers will be Patrick King, and Tim Clark.

Online guestbook may be signed at www.ellisvillefuneralhome.com