Stan is survived by his beloved and devoted spouse of 21 yrs, Judith Bryant, his son William Stanton Bryant (Joanne) of New York, two grandsons Elliot and Ian Bryant, a stepson, Scott Bourland, and two move-grandsons, Justin and Kyle Bourland (Laura) of the Memphis location. Stan was preceded in death by his mom, Virginia Benham, his cherished spouse, Patricia, and their cherished daughter, Patrice.
As an engineer, Stan had a superb profession with Dupont and Global Paper which authorized him to reside in many states, and function all about the world, specifically in Europe and Asia, but it was his situation as the General Manager of Liquid Packaging for Global Paper that authorized him to return to Memphis as his long-lasting property. In Memphis, he grew to become immersed in the city. Stan was a member of Management Memphis and served on the Board of Administrators for the Alzheimer’s and Dementia Solutions of Memphis, Inc.
Stan lived a multifaceted everyday living. He was truly the fashionable-day model of the Renaissance Man. Stan beloved his relatives and close friends deeply. He relished in their joys and achievements. His son, William, as a Harvard-educated architect, created two properties for Stan and Judy in the Memphis region. They ended up so proud of every single a single. Professionally, Stan was an exceptional leader who identified the power of establishing potent relationships. He was a fabulous pal who was always existing to aid when he was necessary the most. His toughness, which allowed him to stand up to the storm of terrific unhappiness and life’s worries with grace, served as an inspiration to all who knew him. He had a excellent thoughts that could not relaxation. He was continually listening to podcasts, examining publications, and seeing the news to stay abreast of present gatherings so that he could share his feelings in energetic discussions on a large assortment of subject areas. He was creative. He was an attained artist and a fervent art collector of many varieties of artwork. In addition, he was a master at wood-doing the job. In his treasured store, he intended innumerable creations ranging from beautiful pieces of furniture to exceptional pens. His family members and friends are grateful to have some of these Stan originals in their properties. His engineering background permitted him to deal with nearly anything, but he identified wonderful pleasure in restoring previous automobiles. His existence-lengthy enthusiasm was sailing. He was not only the captain of his possess sailboats, but he also passed his love of the open sea to his son, William, and to his grandsons, especially Elliot and Kyle. He loved to journey. His perform allowed him to see several locations of the environment, but he also had excellent entertaining touring with his spouse and children and mates. Mainly because of his really like of the sea and wonderful scenery, he loved going on cruises and trying to get family vacation places in the vicinity of the h2o and in the mountains.
Gordon Stanton Bryant handed away on the working day of the Summer season Solstice, the day of the calendar year that provides the most daylight to pieces of the environment. He unquestionably brought an abundance of his possess fantastic light and a like of lifetime into so many lives. This entire world is brighter due to the fact he lived. He will be drastically missed, but normally deeply liked.
The family members will get kinfolk and mates on Tuesday, June 29 at 1:30 p.m. with a celebration of his lifetime at 2:30 p.m. in the Fireside Chapel of Memorial Park Funeral Home, 5668 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN, 38119. (901) 767-8930
The relatives requests that in lieu of bouquets, to please send donations in memory of Gordon Stanton Bryant to Ads, Alzheimer’s and Dementia Solutions of Memphis, Inc.
Revealed by The Daily Memphian on Jun. 24, 2021.