‹ Return to Current Obituaries
Send FlowersHand delivered by a local florist
Send a Sympathy Card
Plant Memorial Trees

Visitation

Appalachian Funeral Services
Thursday August 11th, 2022
5:00pm - 7:00pm

View Details

Memorial Service

Mount Pleasant Baptist Church
Friday August 12th, 2022
11:00am

View Details

Order Flowers now for guaranteed delivery before Sean's visitation.


Sean Kevin Bryson

Sean Kevin Bryson, 54 of Sylva, NC passed away on August 8, 2022 after a lengthy illness. He was the son of the late Willie Bryson, Sr. and Harriett Anderson Bryson.

 

Sean joined the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office in 2002. He was later promoted to Senior Deputy. He was employee of the year for 2021.

 

Sean and Melissa enjoyed traveling and camping with friends, family, and their dog Max. He also enjoyed fishing and hunting. He was a member of Black Mountain Baptist Church.

 

He is survived by his children, Kayla Bryson, Emily Bryson, and Kevin Bryson (Cassie); two grandchildren, Emmylou and Torvi Bryson; two brothers, Willie Bryson and Vincent Bryson (Tammy); two sisters, Laurel Dills and Barbara Lacy (Jim). Several nieces and nephews also survive.

 

Extended family; Clarissa Cope (Brandon), Brayden, Izaiah, and Harleigh Cope, Charlotte Sherrill and Mahalah Stewart.

 

In addition to his parents, Sean is preceded in death by his two brothers, Billy Bryson and Paul Bryson; brother-in-law, Frank Dills; and nephew Richard Sitton.

 

A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00am on Friday, August 12, 2022, at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church. Rev. Roger Stewman and Rev. Jason Bryson will be officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday, August 11, 2022, from 5:00-7:00pm at Appalachian Funeral Services.


To plant memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Sean Bryson, please visit our flower store.



Guestbook

A candle was lit in memory of Sean Bryson

Becky Kornegay Aug 17 2022 12:58 PM

Sean was a good officer for Jackson County always smiling but had a job to do for I would work show houses in Cashier's and knowing he's going to around made me feel safe.

Jeff Jones Aug 14 2022 8:28 AM

Officer Bryson will truly be missed, he was a kind hearted man and was always willing to try to help with situations RIP Officer Bryson

Kim m odwyer Aug 13 2022 10:21 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Sean Bryson

Bob Porter Aug 13 2022 9:47 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Sean Bryson

Heather M Long Aug 13 2022 8:22 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Sean Bryson

Susan Karcher Aug 13 2022 12:05 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Sean Bryson

Donna varnadore Aug 12 2022 10:12 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Sean Bryson

Jack and Bonita Boggs Aug 12 2022 6:38 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Sean Bryson

Thomas and Marilyn Hixon Aug 12 2022 3:44 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Sean Bryson

Tammy L Holder-Brown Aug 12 2022 2:55 PM

Show More Entries