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Robert Craig Bryant Sr.

February 12, 1969 - December 9, 2022

Robert Craig “Bobby” Bryant Sr., 53, of Appomattox passed away surrounded by his family on Friday, December 9, 2022.

Born on February 12, 1969, he was preceded in death by his father, Dennis Stogsdill.

Bobby served in the United States Navy and was employed at BWXT. He was an avid hunter and fisher. Bobby especially enjoyed spending summers at the family lake house teaching his grandchildren how to fish and pulling them on the tube behind the boat.

He is survived by his mother, Mary Langan and her husband, Kevin, of Appomattox; his children, Robert “Craig” Bryant Jr. and his wife, Molly, of Appomattox, Amanda Bryant and her fiancé, Ryan Newcomb, of Rustburg, and Steven Bryant and his wife, Samantha, of Rustburg; his grandchildren, Jayden Thomas, Mckenzie and Lacy Newcomb, Bently, Chase, and Cory Bryant, and Beckett Bryant; his brother, Billy Bryant and his fiancé. Anita Floyd, of Lynchburg; and the mother of his children, Sandra Wilkerson.

The family would like to thank the MICU staff at the University of Virginia Medical Center for their wonderful and diligent care.

Per Bobby’s wishes there will be no services. Donations in his name may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.

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I'm so sorry for your loss. Robert loved all of his children and grandchildren. He loved spending time with his family. He was a wonderful guy. He will be missed by many. Love and hugs to all of you

Posted by Jo Anne Whittaker on December 13, 2022

Dear Bryant family, My heart goes out to you on the passing of Bobby! While I never had the privilege of knowing him, I know his son, Craig, and his wife, Molly, well. I'm so very sorry for all of you and have been keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers during this most grievous time. God bless you and keep you, Marla

Posted by Marla Meek on December 12, 2022

Praying for you and your family Amanda!

Posted by Jessica Black on December 11, 2022

Never met a harder working man. Robert was always working to make sure that his family was taken care of and that they knew they were truly loved. He worked hard and he played hard. Rest in peace Robert, knowing everyone who knew you will deeply miss you. L. McCune

Posted by Lisa McCune on December 11, 2022

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