Richard Bryant, 71, of Easley, South Carolina, went home to be with his Lord Saturday, February 5, 2022. Born in Pickens County, he was a son of the late Franklin D. Bryant and the late Sue B. Oates.
Richard retired as an electrician at Duke Power of Oconee Nuclear Station. He was a 1970 graduate of Easley High School. Richard was of the Baptist faith and also proudly served in the United States Air Force, a Vietnam Veteran and active member of the VFW.
Survivors include a daughter, April Searcy (Scott) of Easley; two sons, Ritchie Bryant of Easley and Zachary Kemp (Kandice) of Williamston; three brothers, James Bryant (Jean) of Easley, Robert Bryant (Tracy) of Myrtle Beach, John Oates (Marge) of San Antonio, Texas; and two sisters, Janie Moore and Cindy Oates, both of Easley. Richard also leaves five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren to share in his memory.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by brothers, Donald L. Bryant and Wayne Bryant; and stepfather, John E. Oates.
A visitation will be held 10:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. Wednesday, February 9, 2022. Service will follow at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday at the Chapel of Robinson Funeral Home - Powdersville Road. Burial will follow in Robinson Memorial Gardens.
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