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Elhanan Bryant

Elhanan "Sonny" Bryant

Wednesday, October 15th, 1941 - Saturday, November 28th, 2020
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Obituary

Elhanan R. “Sonny” Bryant, 79 a lifelong resident of Hernando, MS and a city of Hernando alderman passed away at his home on November 28, 2020. He was born to the late Rubel and Ruth Bryant on October 15, 1941. He graduated from Hernando High School and Northwest Junior College. He proudly served his country in the US Air Force during the Vietnam War. He was retired from the Desoto County Sheriffs Department, United States Postal Service and Bryant Tire and Service Center. Sonny has a love for fishing, cooking, dancing, drinking a cold beer and telling you exactly what he thought. He referred to himself as “Honest Sonny” to know him was to love him.
Sonny was preceded in death by his brother, Billy “Jug” Bryant. He leaves behind his son, Paul Bryant, daughter, Janet Bryant Ward, granddaughter, Madison Holland Bryant, his significant other, Kathie Perry and her family, sisters, Jeanette Martin, Ann Chamberlin, Betty Dunn and Patsy Carey along with a host of family and friends as well as a special little boy, Levi Arnold that called him “Pop Son”.
A drive through visitation will be from 1 pm until 3 pm, Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at his home, 1909 West Oak Grove Road, Hernando, MS. A private graveside service will follow for immediate family.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be sent to Hernando Animal Shelter, Building Fund, City of Hernando, c/o Katie Harbin, 475 W. Commerce Street, Hernando, MS 38632. A project he had hoped to see completed during his tenure.
Hernando Funeral Home
662 429-5260
www.HernandoFuneralHome.com
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, December 1st, 2020 | 1:00pm - 3:00pm
    When
    Tuesday, December 1st, 2020 1:00pm - 3:00pm
    Location
    Sonny's Home
    Address
    1909 West Oak Grove Road
    HERNANDO, MS 38632
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    Notes
    Drive through visitation at Sonny's home.

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Pat Woody

Posted at 07:01pm
Sonny appointed me his Hernando Planning Commissioner for two terms. He never influenced anything I did, and I never enjoyed or worked harder at any job I had. He was an incredibly honest person who wanted only the best for his small town.
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Posted at 11:27am
God bless. Going to miss you. Been a longtime. We were always brothers. See ya be soon B re
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Martha Tutor

Posted at 08:28pm
Dear Paul, Jennifer and family I am so sorry for your loss. While I never had the pleasure of knowing Mr. Bryant I have heard many good things about him from others. I know you will all miss him greatly and I will be praying for you and all the family. Love y’all my friends. Martha Tutor.
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Minor Still

Posted at 06:07pm
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this most difficult time. I attended Hernando High School with Sonny, having graduated in 1960. I remember Sonny well and I have lived in Wyoming for many many years, my infrequent visit's has always meant touching base with my fellow HHS graduates. With kind regards and thoughts.

Minor M. Still
stillm417@gmail.com
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