Sterling (S.J.) Bryant, Jr., born October 21, 1924, passed away January 1, 2018. S.J is survived by loving wife Alene Bryant (nee House), beloved children Eddie (Donna) Bryant, Shirley (David) Verdin, and Bonnie (the late Jeff) Morris, 8 cherished grandchildren, 9 dear great-grandchildren, and beloved sister Louellen Moberly. The family of S.J. will be receiving friends for a visitation at Kings Mills Baptist Church (1627 King Ave, Kings Mills, OH 45034) on Friday, January 5, 2018 from 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM with a funeral service to follow beginning at 5:00 PM. A burial will take place at Bryant Cemetery in London, KY on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 2:00 PM. Donations may be made to Gideons International at The Gideons International Processing CenterP.O. Box 97251, Washington, DC 20090-7251.