Ernest Nolen Bryant, 82, born Dec. 31, 1924 in Lawrence County, Tenn., a resident of Spanish Fort, died Sunday, April 22, 2007 at his home.

He was the retired Pine Sales manager at Scotch Lumber Co., in Fulton.

He was a member of Grove Hill Baptist Church, a World War II Navy veteran and a member of the American Legion.

Survivors include his wife, Margaret Augzell Bryant of Spanish Fort; son, Jerry (Mary Lynn) Bryant of LaGrange, Ga.; daughter, Angie (Tom) Waters of Spanish Fort; two sisters, Betty Hassell of Chapel Hill, Tenn., and Marie Harris of Mt. Pleasant, Tenn.; four grandchildren, Christy (Rick) Jones of Decatur, Ga., Wesley (Katherine) Bryant of Mobile, Hannah and Joshua Dunn of Spanish Fort; and one great-grandchild, Jackson Bryant of Mobile.

Funeral services and visitation were held Tuesday, April 24 from the chapel of Lathan Funeral Home, Grove Hill. Interment followed at Magnolia Lawn Cemetery, Grove Hill.

Arrangements were made by Lathan Funeral Home, Grove Hill.