William Edward of Dartmouth Nova Scotia, in his 87 th year passed away at Fall River, Nova Scotia. William was born in Strathroy Ontario. He is predeceased by his parents Russell and Violet (Grosvenor) Bryant, his brothers Clarence and Jim, his sisters Alma Bryant, Ada Haddlesey and Anna Batstone. Dearly loved brother-in-law of Effie Bryant and brother-in-law Vernon Haddlesey. Loved uncle of many neices and nephews great nieces and nephews and great- great nieces and nephews. In 1949 William left his work on the family farm to go forth and preach the gospel. In 1969 he went to the Atlantic provinces and spent many years there as overseeing worker. In his last weeks he often expressed appreciation for his loving family, for caring friends and for faithful co-workers and for the kindly care of the palliative care team. Friends and family will be welcomed at the Bryant Farm, 5939 Calvert Drive Strathroy in the meeting hall on Thursday 2 – 8. Where the service will be held Friday May 31, 2013 at 2:00 pm. Interment in the Strathroy Cemetery. Arn Funeral Home 193 Shackleton St. Dutton 519-762-2416 entrusted with arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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