Martha Denton Bryant

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July 18, 1931 — Jan. 4, 2020

MIDDLESEX — Martha Denton Bryant, 88, passed away Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.

Martha was born July 18, 1931, to Sallie and Miley Denton. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Bayard Bryant Sr.; her son, Bayard Bryant Jr.; and grandson, Frazier Lee Frazier.

She is survived by her daughters, Wendy Frazier (Charlie) of Raleigh, Bunnie Clark (Richard) of Springfield, Virginia, and Karen Britton (Al) of Augusta, Georgia; grandchildren, Jason Bryant of Brooklyn, New York, Chris Tuttle of Dallas, Texas, Jamie Clark of San Francisco, California, Elizabeth Wilson of Raleigh and Adam Bryant of Spring Hope; great-grandchildren, Adelaide Tuttle, Islo Slovacek and Hali Slovacek; and numerous loving nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to your favorite charity.

Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow in Pine Ridge Baptist Church cemetery, 874 Pine Ridge Road, Zebulon.