Willie Jean Bryant

January 17, 1954 ~ May 13, 2021 (age 67)


Willie " Jean " Bryant, 67 of Princeton, Arkansas transitioned from Labor to Reward on May 13, 2021. Willie Jean was born on January 17, 1954 in Malvern, Arkansas to the late Will Taylor and Zeola Owens. She attended Malvern Public Schools, after graduation she enrolled at Ouachita  Vo-Tech and received her Certificate in Accounting. Even though she studied accounting she loved children. Willie Jean later started working with children at the Sunshine House in Fordyce, Arkansas.

Upon moving to Princeton, Arkansas she joined Greater Beulah Baptist Church where the late Rev. J.L Brazil presided.

On September 15, 2004 Willie E. (Pete) & Willie J (Jean) joined together in Holy Matrimony. As of May 13, 2021, she was married 17 years.

Willie Jean was proceeded in death by her parents: Will Taylor and Zeola Owens; her late husband: Roy Neal Harrison.

Willie Jean leaves to cherish her memories husband: Willie (Pete) Bryant; children: Cindy Pugh & Kristin Harrison both of Columbus, GA and Roy T. Harrison of Princeton, AR.; step-sons: Kevin & Trent Bryant both of Malvern, AR; grandchildren Levi, Neal, Eli & Saige; and a host of other relatives and friends


There is no night without a dawning
No winter without a spring
And beyond the dark horizon
Our hearts will once more sing…
For those who leave us for a while
Have only gone away
Out of a restless, care worn world
Into a brighter day.



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May 19, 2021

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Samuel L. Vance & Sons Funeral Directors Memorial Chapel
413 West Page Avenue
Malvern, ARKANSAS 72104

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