Cynthia Gale Thompson Bryant


   Ms. Cynthia Gale Thompson Bryant was born December 30, 1952 in Hohenwald, Tennessee, the daughter of the late Lewis and Mary Lou Dugger Thompson. She was a disabled truck driver and a member of the Mt. Hope Methodist Church in Waynesboro, Tennessee. Mrs. Bryant departed this life on January 19, 2020 in Waynesboro, Tennessee, making her stay in this life some 67 years and 20 days.

   She is survived by a daughter, LouCinda Risner Skelton of Waynesboro, TN; her husband, Wayne Bryant of Knoxville, TN; two brothers, Richard Thompson of Knoxville, TN, Paul Thompson of Waynesboro, TN; a sister, Karen Thompson Jones of Huntsville, AL; three grandchildren, Meagen Skelton, Kristen Skelton, Alyssa Skelton; and a great-grandchild, Kynlee Kilburn.

   In addition to her parents, Mrs. Bryant was preceded in death by a son, Christopher Shane Risner, and a brother, Roger Thompson.

   Memorial services will be held on January 24, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Shackelford Funeral Directors, Waynesboro, TN with Bobbie Martin officiating. Visitation will be from 9:30 until service time at 11:00.