Jacksonville- Durwood Winzell Bryan, 88, of Jacksonville died March 25, 2021 in Jacksonville, NC alongside his wife Betty Jean Arant Bryan, 89, also of Jacksonville.
Mr. and Mrs. Bryan will be privately interred at Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery.
Mr. Bryan honorably served in the United States Army including a tour of duty in the Korean War. He retired after more than thirty seven years with Sears as the Auto Center Manager.
Mr. Bryan is preceded in death by his sisters Myrtle Pickell, Christine Miller, and Margaret Anderson; and brothers Clarence Bryan, Garland Bryan, and Orvis Bryan. Mrs. Bryan was preceded in death by her sisters Margaret Gleim, Elsie Roussel, and Lula McCullohs. Both were preceded by a son, Lonnie Bryan.
Durwood and Betty are survived by daughter Sharon Bryan of Jacksonville, NC; son, George Bryan of Wilmington, NC; one granddaughter and three great-grandchildren.