Originally created 11/21/00

Mr. Johnnie O'Bryant Sr.



Mr. Johnnie O'Bryant Sr., 87, of East Boundary, died Friday, Nov. 17, 2000, at Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Centers.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Jerusalem Baptist Church with the Rev. Tommy Burgess officiating. Burial will be in Mount Olive Memorial Gardens.

Mr. O'Bryant, a native of Aiken County, was an Army veteran of World War II and had retired from Riverside Mill. He was a member of Jerusalem Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Marie B. O'Bryant; nine sons, Elmore Butler, George O'Bryant, Herman O'Bryant, Elliott O'Bryant, Johnnie O'Bryant Jr. and Danny O'Bryant, all of Augusta, Willie J. O'Bryant, Florida, Tommie O'Bryant, New York, and Lewis O'Bryant, Virginia; a daughter, Carolyn A. O'Bryant, Atlanta; and 26 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Williams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 21, 2000