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Sunday March 21st, 2021
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Sunday March 21st, 2021
3:00pm - 4:00pm

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Charlie Willard Bryson

Willard Bryson, 77, of Sylva, went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday March 16, 2021. A native and a lifelong resident of Jackson County, he was the son of the late Bud and Flora Bryson. 

Willard was a Member of Sunrise House of Worship and loved coon hunting, fishing and old westerns. He would also enjoy listening to Gospel music and Bible tapes but he truly loved his grandchildren and great grandchildren and the Atlanta Braves.

In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by his wife of over 50 years Betty Ann Wilkes Bryson, his son; Charles Dean Bryson, his brothers; Ransom, Robert and Charles Bryson, his sisters; Lois and Kathleen and his son-in-law Ricky Mathis

He is survived by his 3 daughters; Lynn Mathis of Balsam, Tina (Randy) Revis of Whittier and Lisa (Darrell) Pruett of Sylva

Grandchildren- Tiffany Franklin, Joseph Mathis, Kayla Banks, Amy Tatro, Christy Maney and Tonya Pruett

8 Great Grandchildren 

His sister- Brenda Price

Step Mother- Mildred White

Several nieces and nephews also survive

Funeral Services will be held 3:00 PM, Sunday March 21, 2021, in the Chapel of Appalachian Funeral Services with the Rev. Tim Dillard officiating. The family will receive friends from 2:00-3:00pm prior to the service at the Funeral Home. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, the family would like to ask if social distancing could be in effect and masks to be worn.  Thank you!

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Tina, Lisa and family for the loss of your dad God bless you

Shirley Ensley Apr 1 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charlie Bryson

Shirley Ensley Apr 1 2021 12:00 AM

Lynn, Tina , Lisa & Family, Our Deepest Sympathy. Our Thoughts & Prayers Are With You All. Richard & Christine Moore & Family Jack & Anne Moore

E. Christine Moore Mar 21 2021 12:00 AM

Daddy till we meet again ! Tina

Tina Revis Mar 21 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charlie Bryson

Tina Revis Mar 21 2021 12:00 AM

Lynn, Tina and Lisa, I am so sorry to hear about your daddy. May God comfort you now and the days ahead. You all are in my thoughts and prayers. Love, Teresa Shields Cabe

Teresa Cabe Mar 19 2021 12:00 AM

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