Mr. Gary Wayne Bryant, age 67, a resident of West Monroe, Louisiana, died Tuesday, October 6, 2015 in Houston, Texas. He was born February 4, 1948 in De Queen, Arkansas. He was a barber, minister and a member of the Bethany Baptist Church in Bastrop, Louisiana. Mr. Bryant was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Wendell and Virgie (Stapp) Bryant. He is survived by his wife, Linda Bryant; one uncle and a number of cousins. Graveside services for Mr. Bryant will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, October 10, 2015, in the Fellowship Cemetery near Dierks with Tommy Oglesby officiating under the direction of Wilkerson Funeral Home in Dierks. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Friday, October 9th at the funeral home in Dierks.