Birth: May 29, 1882 Tennessee, USA Death: Feb. 8, 1963 Pasadena Los Angeles County California, USA Former Taft resident, Thomas Franklin Byrant, 80, now of Los Angeles, died Friday in Pasadena. Bryant, who resided here from 1929 to 1944, was born April 29, 1882 in Tennessee. Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the Erickson & Brown Funeral Home with Rev. Leonard Palmer of the First Assembly of God Church officiating. Burial will follow in the West Side Cemetery. Bryant is survived by four daughters Pauline Jackson of Hanford, Helen Flint of Los Angeles, Constance Moore of Bakersfield, and Foris Morey of Supperior, Arizona; one sister, Katie Berryman of Taft; seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren.