Obituary: Bonnie Sue Wilcutt Bryant


Bonnie Sue Wilcutt Bryant, age 85, of Cullman, Alabama passed away on July 9, 2024. Born December 16, 1938, in Blount County, Alabama to Luther Monroe Wilcutt and Rosa A. McClure Wilcutt, she was a beacon of kindness and nurturing love throughout her life. 

Funeral service for Mrs. Bryant is Sunday, July 14, 2024, at 3 p.m., at Jones Chapel First Baptist Church, with Bro. Chris Chambless officiating. She will lie in state from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Interment will be at Jones Chapel Cemetery. 

Cullman Funeral Home is honored to serve the family. 

Bonnie dedicated her life to her faith and was an active member of Jones Chapel First Baptist Church, where she joyfully served and shared God’s love with the community. Her commitment to her faith and family defined her as a person, leaving a legacy of compassion and devotion. 

Bonnie was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Elmer Bryant Sr.; her parents, Luther and Rosa Wilcutt; her sons, Elmer Bryant, Jr., and Samuel Bryant; and her grandson, Jason Speakman. 

She is survived by her children, Dana Joe Bryant, Susan Denise Bryant, Brenda (Wayne) Speakman, and Christopher Lee Bryant; grandchildren, Shannon (Lindsey) Bryant, Jacynthia (Jacob) Moses, Melanie O’Rear (Coty Riggs), Matthew O’Rear, Joshua Speakman, Michael Yates (Morgan), and Carmen Bryant; great-grandchildren, Braxton Bryant, Lilly Kate Bryant, Tyler Moses, Ellie Taylor, Anderson, Mavis, and Colson; a host of nieces and nephews, family and friends. 

Pallbearers are Patick Holt, Jacob Moses, Coty Riggs, Matthew O’Rear, and Tyler Moses, and Shannon Bryant. 

Bonnie, known to her family as Granny, loved God first, then family. She enjoyed her flower gardens and always showed kindness to everyone, without fail. Her life will be honored and remembered as a testament to her loving nature and her unwavering faith.