Bom-Wrapper

Ruth  Bryant

Ruth Bryant (Sheppard)

March 18, 1931 - April 23, 2021
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Ruth Bryant, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Ruth Bryant

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Ruth 's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Ruth 's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Ruth Sheppard Bryant, 90, of Abbeville, wife of the late George L. Bryant, died peacefully Friday, April 23, 2021 at her home. She was born in Seneca, SC to the late John Sam Sheppard and Elmina Inez Sherlock Sheppard.

Mrs. Bryant was reared in Walhalla and enjoyed 70 years married to the love of her life. She was a gracious Southern lady; her life exemplified a virtuous woman as described in Proverbs 31. Mrs. Bryant found happiness and contentment working in her yard, writing, journaling, sewing for her children and dancing with her husband. She was known to be an excellent cook. Mrs. Bryant was a dedicated member of Lebanon Presbyterian Church, the Ladies Sunday School Class and the Women’s Group.

Mrs. Bryant is survived by her two children; Bonnie Boyd (Tommy) and Ricky Bryant all of Abbeville; four grandchildren, Kristy Boyd, Jennifer Fisher (Ben), Josh Bryant (Lacy) and Lauren Hudson (Justin); and ten great-grandchildren, Tyler, Zander, Ari, Jude, Eli, Jamie, Cannon, Rushton, Will and Jada.

Graveside services will be 1:00PM Tuesday, April 27, 2021 in Greenwood Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Dan Smyth, and Rev. John Butler officiating. Those that wish to pay their respects may visit with Mrs. Bryant at Harris Funeral Home, Tuesday, April 27 from 10:00AM until Noon.

The family is at the home of Mrs. Bryant on Old Vienna Road.

Memorial contributions, in memory of Mrs. Bryant, may be sent to Lebanon Presbyterian Church, 698 Mt. Carmel Rd., Abbeville, SC 29620.

A message of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting www.harrisfuneral.com

Harris Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Abbeville is assisting the Bryant family.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Ruth Bryant (Sheppard), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Ruth

Service Details

  • Service

    April 27, 2021 | 1:00pm
    When
    April 27, 2021 1:00pm
    Location
    Greenwood Memorial Gardens
    Address
    Officiant
    Rev. Dan Smyth
    Co-Celebrant
    Rev. John Butler
  • Interment

    Location
    Greenwood Memorial Gardens
    Address

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Ruth here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Becke Bryant sent flowers to the family of Ruth Bryant (Sheppard).
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
HW

Harby Williams

Posted at 07:08pm
Ricky and family,
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. You will all be in our thoughts and prayers.
Much Love, Sandy and Harby
JW

Jim White

Posted at 12:35pm
Ricky, Bonnie and family,

So sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. Very sweet lady that raised a loving family. Also condolences to my sweet nurse Lauren. Prayers for peace and comfort.

Jimbo & Miriam White
DL

Dwayne Little

Posted at 09:12am
Bonnie, Ricky and family,
I always remember your mother as a gracious lady! Yes indeed she was a Proverbs 31 lady. My prayers go out to you......
MW

Margaret Wood

Posted at 03:58pm
I am so sotty about Mrs Bryant. I have wonderful memories or both Mr and Mrs Bryant growing up. They were wonderful Christian people
JP

John Stanley Price

Posted at 02:22pm
Bonnie and Ricky ; so sorry to hear about your Mom .I have a lot of fond memories of years ago. I sorry I'm not able to there; with
y 'all; but know I'm praying for you .I thought a lot of her and your Dad .So sorry for your loss .
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: