Thomas Hyman Bryant Jr., 63, of Brownwood, passed away Wednesday Feb. 19, 2020 at his home. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 29 at Cecil Holman Park.

Thomas Bryant Jr. was born in Chesterville, Pennsylvania to parents Thomas Hyman Bryant Sr. and Perlie Mae Robinson-Bryant. Thomas moved to Brownwood at an early age and graduated from Brownwood High School in 1976. After high school, Thomas joined the United States Marine Corps and served his country for several years. Thomas worked as a gourmet cook over the years and enjoyed cooking for everyone. He loved to fish, and entertain by playing music for everyone. He enjoyed riding and listening to music on his lawnmower. Thomas was a people person and never met a stranger.

Thomas was preceded in death by father, Thomas Hyman Bryant Sr.; and sister, Rita Mae Bryant.

Left to cherish his memories are daughter, Joushalyne Jones of Brownwood; mother, Pearlie Mae Bryant of Brownwood; sisters, Sharies Bryant-Jones (Tony) of Brownwood, Tonya Bryant McDowell of San Angelo, Gladys Bryant of Brownwood, Darlene Bryant of Dallas, Sarah Beth Morgan (Stafford) of Dallas, and Charlotte Bryant of Dallas; brothers, Eldridge "Corky" Bryant (Rebecca) of Brownwood, Warren Bryant of Brownwood, Jimmie Dean Roberson of Brownwood, and Richard Bryant of Brownwood; and numerous nieces, nephews, and a host of extended family and many friends.

Online condolences may be made at www.brownwoodfuneralhome.net.