TACAMO Fallen Veteran - Luther Bryant, VQ-3
1936 - April 17, 2020
Luther Bryant died April 17, 2020 at home surrounded by those he loved. Preceded in death by his parents and older brother he is survived by his wife Mary Lee, sister Nell Rudd, niece, nephews, and cousins, his caregivers and extended family Delvinia, Kesha, Anna, Dee-Dee and his devoted Oskar and Maxx. After leaving the Navy he joined Collins Radio aka Rockwell Collins in 1962 and retired in 1996. Former member of Lakewood Country Club and Park Cities Club he loved cruising on smaller ships and splitting his time between Dallas and his weekend retreats Holly Lake Ranch and later Crystal Sands Estates on Lake Hawkins. Visitation will be held at Restland Funeral Home April 22, 4-6 PM. Private graveside services will be held due to COVID19 restrictions.
Message from Rayburn Brooks
"Luther was a USN Machinist Mate before joining Rockwell Collins. He was the 'go to' guy for TACAMO reel knowledge and the lead reel operator in our flight crew. He also was highly respected and appreciated member of our flight crew."
TCVA extends its sympathy and prayer for peace to Luther Bryant's family and friends during this time of the passing.