In Memory

Philip Mark Bryson

Philip Mark Bryson, 75, of Kings Mountain, NC, passed away on December 14, 2019, at Atrium Health in Shelby, NC. He was born in Buncombe County, NC to the late Wendell Holmes and Katherine Phillips Bryson. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Susan Warren Bryson. Philip was a longtime member of First Baptist Church where he taught the Sunday School Class, Joyful Servants. He retired from Kings Mountain District Schools after 29 years of service. Philip loved teaching and his students. He began and ended his career in the same classroom, teaching the same subject. After retiring, he taught at Piedmont Charter school for a number of years. Philip loved being on the lake and enjoyed fishing during his younger years. He was a loving husband, father and devoted grandfather.    

 
SURVIVORS: Wife of 28 years: Linda Cook Bryson, Sons: Philip Mark Bryson II and wife Jeanna, Kings Mountain, NC and Lee Dixon and wife Kristin, Charlotte, NC. Daughters: Becky Alexander and husband Jack, Sugar Hill, GA and Paula Harmon and husband Chip, Shelby, NC. Brother: David Bryson and wife Dagi, Virginia. Sisters: Karen Roberts and husband Roger and Langdon Miller and husband Jack, all of Fletcher, NC. 14 Grandchildren  


MEMORIAL SERVICE: Monday, December 16, 2019 at 4:00 PM at First Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. John Sloan officiating


VISITATION: Monday, December 16, 2019 from 3:00 PM to 3:50 PM prior to the service in the Stain Glass Room

Services
VISITATION
Monday
December 16, 2019
3:00 PM to 3:50 PM
First Baptist Church
MEMORIAL SERVICE
Monday
December 16, 2019
4:00 PM
First Baptist Church

Display:
By Year Deceased Alphabetically Yearbook Photo


 
CLASSMATES

2020
Roy Keith Falls  
Cindy Scoggins (Stone)  

2019
Linda Peterson (McDaniel)  

2018
Pam Hipp (Martin)
Debbie Hullender  

2017
Carol Jean Bradford (Boyd)  
Jeff Putnam  

2016
Billie Hope (Hovis)  

2015
June Ware  

2014
Shelby Jean Smith (McDonald)  

2009
Mike Black  

2008
Scott Summitt  

2007
Beverly Ann Baity (Brown)  

2006
Robin Nancy Lee Wright (Norman)  

2004
Flip Shepard Wolfe Lanier  

1993
Robert Ingram  

1976
Keith Childers  

1975
Ricky Peterson  
 
GUESTS

2020
Phil Bryson  

2019
Margaret Baird  

2016
Bill Alexander ((spouse -Frances))  

2014
Cozell Vance  

2013
Anne Bryant  

2012
William Young  

2011
Blaine Froneberger  
Lillian Payne Whitworth  

2010
Jaunita Goforth  

2009
Adelaide Morehead (Allison)  

2008
Marguirette McSwain (Johnson)  

2007
Sue Moss  
Anna Taylor
Eddys Ware  

2004
Myrle McClure  

2003
D B Blalock  
Virginia Jenkins Stamey Raymer  

1995
Bud (Garnis) Bumgardner  

1987
Myers Thomas Hambright  

DECEASED YEAR UNKNOWN
Paul Hambright
Charles Knight
Virginia Raymer

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