Graveside services for Calvin Laverne Bryant, 81, Kansas City, KS will be held at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at Eudora Cemetery. He died April 18, 2014 in Overland Park, Kansas.
He was born on November 19, 1932 the son of William Lloyd and Leona (Jordan) Bryant.
Calvin retired from Johnson County Waste Water as an operation supervisor. He was a member of the American Legion in Kansas City where he served as Commander. He was also involved with Boys State.
He married Margaret Lynn Arnold on May 17, 1974 in Kansas City, KS. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include four sons, Tom Bryant, Ottawa, Jerry Bryant, Lawrence, Joey Turnbull, Roeland Park, KS, Tony L. Turnbull, Raytown, MO; three brothers, Kenny, Leslie, Sam, all of Eudora; two sisters, Loraine Mason, Eudora, Alberta Dover, Lawrence, 19 grandchildren and many great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one son, Ellis Bryant on April 2, 1977, one brother, Lloyd and one sister, Hazel James.
The family will greet friends 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary – Eudora Chapel 1003 John L. Williams Dr., Eudora, KS.