Delvin L. Bryant, the son of Albert A. and Esther Mae (Runyan) Lynch, was born September 28, 1941, in Lonestar, Missouri. He attended Rock Port High School, Rock Port, Missouri.

On March 9, 1969, Delvin was united in marriage to Barbara McIntosh in Rock Port. They became the parents of three children, Terry, Kenny, and Patricia.

Delvin was a farm hand and was employed by Max Thomas, Jochim Farms, and Ottmann Farms, all in Rock Port.

Delvin enjoyed fishing, mushroom hunting, and cutting wood. He cut and sold hundreds of cords. He also had his own table at Trail’s End, Rock Port, where he could be found daily socializing with local farmers. Delvin passed away Sunday, January 2, 2022, at Pleasant View Nursing Home, Rock Port, at the age of 80.

Besides his parents, Delvin was preceded in death by numerous siblings. Survivors include children, Terry (Michelle) McIntosh, Sidney, Iowa, Kenny (Theresa) Bryant, Sidney, and Patricia (Jamie) Bryant, Nebraska City, Nebraska; grandchildren, Brandon, Ceera, Cheyenne, Steven, William, Alex, Allison, and Gary; and great-grandchildren, Hudson, Beaux, Jason, Maximus, and Athena.

A memorial service was held Saturday, January 8, 2022, at Minter Funeral Chapel, Rock Port, conducted by Pastor Richard Boettner. Private family inurnment will be held at Hunter Cemetery, Rock Port, at a later date. Memorials may be directed to the Delvin Bryant Memorial Fund. Online condolences may be left at www.minterfuneralchapels.com. Arrangements were under the direction of Minter Funeral Chapel, Rock Port.