Bryant Keith White, age 57 of Coffeyville, Kansas passed away on April 13, 2019 at Windsor Place in Coffeyville.
Bryant was born on July 19, 1961 in Coffeyville, KS to Carrie Lloyd and Willie Joe Herring. He attended grade school in Coffeyville then attended Field Kindley High graduating in 1979. He then attended Coffeyville Community College earning his associate’s degree in business management. He furthered his education by attending Institute in Tulsa, OK, pursuing a bachelor’s of medicine and surgery to become a dentist, but instead decided he wanted to worship the Lord.
He married Dora Lee Hayward in Coffeyville, KS in 1984. They had 5 children, Ralph Hayward, Marlyn Hayward, Angela Hayward, Jacqline Hayward, and Shundale Hayward. He became a Pastor in Coffeyville in 2002. He had been a preacher 37 years. He was a very caring and loving individual. He was always concerned about others. He was a people person that loved everyone no matter what their situation was.
Those left to cherish Bryant’s memory include, wife, Dora White, brothers, Larry White, Jerry White, Marcus White, Billy White, Morris Whitelaw, sisters, Caroline Herring. He has also left behind his 5 children, Ralph Hayward, Marlyn Hayward, Angela Hayward, Jacqline Hayward, and Shundale Hayward, 7 grandchildren, Devante McCoy, Delaisha McCoy, Ashtoyn Hayward, Denasha Hayward, Seandale Hayward, Ravyn Hayward, and Shaimara Hayward and 6 great grandchildren, Ly’lana Songs, Deverra McCoy, Legend Hayward, Taylin Hayward, Sincere King, and Devante McCoy Jr.
Mathew 22:37 “Jesus said unto him, thou shall love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all they soul, and with all they mind.” Bryant always said “I’m the coolest dude around”, “If you could see me now, I’m dancing on Gold!!”
Memorials can be made to the family of Bryant to assist with the final expenses and can be left with the Chapel. Visitation will be held at Ford-Wulf-Bruns Chapel on Monday, April 22nd from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Funeral services will held on Tuesday, April 23rd at 11:00 AM at the First Church of God in Christ Family Worship Center 2802 W. 1st Street, Coffeyville, Kansas, with burial following at Fairview Cemetery. Following the graveside service friends and family are invited back to the church for lunch and sharing special memories of Bryant.
To the family of Brian White this is Sister Debbie Phillips from the Dell apartments I want you to know that my thoughts and prayers are with your family at this time Ryan was a true man of God he lived what he said he preached what he said and to his beloved wife and family I want you to know that he's resting with Jesus now and my prayers are with you at this time from Debbie Phillips and family
Debbie PhillipsCoffeyville, KS
So sorry for the loss of a wonderful man. Praise the Lord that he is now sitting beside God looking down on us.
Sherri Row, KS
Bryant you were like a brother to me. One of the kindest gentlest people i know. I will miss you my friend..
Jesse A JonesCoffeyville, KS
Prayers for the family he was a good man
Ruby Bowers and familyIndependence, KS