of Pine Bluff, AR
November 3, 1927 - August 30, 2023
Kathryn Ann O'Bryant, age 96, passed away on Wednesday, August 30, 2023 in Harrison, Arkansas. Kathryn was born on Thursday, November 3, 1927 to the late Kate Taylor and Martin Vance McCord. She loved flowers and enjoyed gardening and doing yard work. Ms. Kathryn married her high school sweetheart, Mr. Sharlon O'Bryant in 1948, they remained married until Mr. Sharlon's passing in 2012.Ms. Kathryn is survived by two sons, Pat (Judy) O'Bryant of Elaine, Arkansas, Mike (Martha) O'Bryant of Orrtanna, Pennsylvania; one daughter, Sharon (Ken) Milburn of Harrison, Arkansas; three grandchildren, Anna Kate (Jason) Tatum, Matt (Rachel) Milburn, Taylor O'Bryant; five great-grandchildren, Berkley Tatum, Britton Tatum, Madison O'Bryant, Maggie Milburn and Margo Milburn. She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Sharlon Lamar O'Bryant; her parents; two brothers, Roger McCord, Ellis McCord and one sister, Mattie Frier. A graveside service for Kathryn O'Bryant will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 5, 2023 at Sunset Memorial Park in Barton, Arkansas. Brother Luke Watson will officiate. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorials be made to the Wounded Warrior Project or St. Jude's. Services will be directed by Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, West Helena, (870)572-2571. Relatives and friends may sign the online guestbook at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/westhelena.
A good run. Go in peace.Thanks for the help with my homework!
Kathryn was a good woman she loved her family and her home .She loved a good plate lunch with chicken dressing,green beans ,and cabbage.I was blessed to get to know her she will be missed we where not related but I thought of her as grandmother.
Sharon and family: I was so sorry to learn of your mother's passing. Please know that your family is in my thoughts and prayers.
She was a great Mother in Law. We got off to a great start and had a love for each other that was a blessing to me. She will be missed. Love her.
Pat & Judy and Sharon,So sorry for you lost. Thoughts and prayers to you all.Sydney & Bud Oberle
I am so sorry to hear this. Kat and I were the last surviving members of the Class of 1945 at Wooduff. I will be 95 in January and have said goodbye to so many friends. What a homecoming that will be one day! Prayers for comfort and peace to all the family.
So very sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. She will surely be missed by so many, God bless you all.
Sharon and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. Your family will be in my prayers during this very sad time. She was such a sweet lady.
Mike, Sharon, and family. I am so sorry to hear of your loss. No matter the age we are never prepared to say goodbye. May you all feel Gods loving arms wrapped around you as you deal with the days ahead. Hold fast to the memories.