Born July 16, 1925, in Little Rock, Ark., he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII. He was a truck driver and of the Catholic faith.
He married Lorraine Betty Jones, who preceded him in death on March 4, 1999. He was also preceded in death by one son, David Davidson.
Survivors include two sons, Donald Bryant, Jr., and wife, Debra, of Michigan and William Bryant, of Louisiana; three daughters, Debra Thomason, of Alabama, Denise Ingram, of Arkansas and Donna Lane, of Texas; a daughter-in-law, Bette Davidson, of Louisiana; four grandchildren, Donald Bryant III and Jessica Bryant, both of Wyoming and Christina Callendar and Scott Moore, both of Louisiana and four great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, April 26, at the Landess Funeral Home in Malden.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, April 26, in the Bethany Cemetery at Campbell, Mo. with the Rev. Bryan Johnson officiating.