Imogene Bryant, 79 of the Pine Grove community in Edmonson County passed away on
September 1, 2014 at her home. Imogene was the daughter of the late Alton and Versie
Bryant, also of the Pine Grove Community. She was preceded in death by two brothers
Don Bryant and Hal J Bryant, two sisters Dorothy Bryant Meredith and her husband
Momen, and Joyce Bryant Wingfield and her husband M.O. She was also preceded in
death by a nephew Donald Ray Bryant.
Imogene was a life long member of Pine Grove Presbyterian Church in Edmonson
County where she had once served as treasurer and pianist. She was retired from Riley's
Bakery in Bowling Green where she had worked for 58 years. She was well loved and
respected by the congregation of her church and by the employees of Riley's Bakers.
Imogene was a graduate of Brownsville High School in Edmonson County where she
was a cheerleader and basketball player. She loved her daughter, family and friends with
her whole heart. She was also ready with a helping hand or a loving piece of advise for
anyone in need. Imogene's friends knew her as a "character," always ready with a
humorous word or story. She will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Imogene also loved her home, living there as a child and eventually returning as an adult.
She was also a loving caregiver for her mother and father.
Imogene is survived by a daughter, Sue Johnson Fitzpatrick and her husband Alex; three
nephews, Ben Meredith, Charles Meredith (Darlene), Harvey Meredith (Joyce); four
nieces Patsy Meredith Halvorson (Jerry), Sherre Bryant Long (Tim) and Lisa Bryant
Meredith (Steve) and Donna Bryant Stivers (John). She is also survived by two stepnieces
Donna Smith (Richard) and Gail Elmore (Larry); two sisters-in-law Jeanne Bryant
and Faye Moran and several great nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, Bowling
Green Chapel with burial in Pine Grove Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Edmonson
County. Visitation 1:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the
family requests donations be made to Pine Grove Presbyterian Church c/o Sue
Fitzpatrick, 4350 Chalybeate School Road, Bowling Green, KY 42101 or the Pine Grove
Presbyterain Church Cemetery Fund c/o Kenneth Cowles, 1690 Chalybeate School Rd.,
Bowling Green, KY 42101