Tracey Lee Bryant, of Leland, died Sunday, June 21, 2015, with his family by his side. He was 70.
He was born on Aug. 19, 1944, to Alex Lee Bryant and Essie Mae Ransom Bryant.
Tracey was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He retired as a heavy duty equipment operator and mechanic and could fix anything.
Tracey was a member of A.A. and friend of Bill W., a member of Ocean Lodge # 405 A.F. & A.M. in Morehead City, a life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and was active in the Leland Post. He was a volunteer with the Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity group for many years and enjoyed being active and outdoors with many activities, including hunting, fishing, gardening and playing golf.
He loved spending time with his family and friends. Tracey is survived by his daughters, Wendy Bryant Brake and Tracie Lynn Bryant; brothers, Alex Bryant Jr., Nathan Bryant and Billy Bryant; sisters, Betty Haws and Lois McAlister; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Remembered is his wife, Ann Smith Bryant, who passed away in 1985.
The family will see friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 25, 2015, at Wilmington Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, June 26, 2015, at Wilmington Funeral Chapel. Burial will be held at Greenlawn Memorial Park with military honors provided by American Legion Post 10 Honor Guard. Masonic Funeral Rites will be accorded by St. Johns Lodge #1 A.F. & A.M.
Pallbearers will be Zachary Bryant, Xavier Bryant, David Mintz, Bill Harrison, Steve Hobbs and Grayson Denman.
Please leave online condolences for the family at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation.
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