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Carolyn Bryant

Carolyn Bryant, age 75, of Green Mountain, NC, passed away on Friday, February 21, 2020 at her home with her sons and family by her side.  A native of Poplar, NC, Carolyn is a daughter of Pearlee (Peterson) Chandler and the late Ted William Barnett. She was an employee of the Washington County School Board for 34 years and is of the Christian faith.  She enjoyed fishing, taking care of others and spending time with her grandchildren.  In addition to her father, Carolyn is preceded in death by: her sister, Brenda Barnett and her first husband, Leonard M. Bryant.

In addition to her mother, Carolyn Bryant leaves behind to cherish her memory:

Loving husband of 26 years: Doug Bryant;

Sons: Leonard W. Bryant and wife, Cindy;

Jefferson S. Bryant and wife, Denna;

6 grandchildren;

1 great-grandson;

Brother: Teddy Barnett and wife, Tammy;

Sisters: Sharon Stevenson and husband, Paul.

Kathy Tipton and husband, Larry,

Beverly Ball and husband, Butch;

Several nieces and nephews.

The family would like to offer special thanks to the staff of Ballad Health Oncology, Dr. Charles Miller’s office, Dr. Floyd (Radiologist), Julie with Palliative Care and to special cousin, Wanda Peterson for their loving care during this difficult time.

The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence as we offer tribute and remember the life of Carolyn Bryant in a Celebration of Life to be held from 2:00 pm until 6:00 pm on Sunday, March 1, 2020 at the Poplar Community Center, 12806 NC 197, Green Mountain, NC 28740.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in Carolyn’s name to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123

Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at <> or on our Facebook page at These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Carolyn Bryant through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin, 423-743-9187.