TRIBUNE— Dessa F. Bryant, 88, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018, at Greeley County Hospital in Tribune, Kan.

She was born Sept. 28, 1930, in Bentonville, Ark., to Theodore Y. and Faye (Branson) Crittenden.

She married Glen Doty on Nov. 23, 1947, in Sharon Springs, Kan. Following Doty's death in December 1980, she married Philip Bryant on Sept. 2, 1983 in Syracuse.

A resident of Tribune since 1948, she was a homemaker and clerk.

She is survived by four children, Dessa F. Woods of Tribune, Glenna M. Fogo of Larned, Gary A. Doty of Stafford, and Pamela S. Babcock of Scott City; three siblings, Wilbur M. Crittenden of Tribune, Betty S. Palmer of Angel’s Camp, Calif., and Patsy A. Caraway of Belfair, Wash.; 10 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Philip Bryant.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. MDT on Wednesday, Jan. 2 at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Tribune.

Burial will be in Greeley County Cemetery in Tribune.

Friends may call from noon until 5 p.m. Monday and from noon until 8 p.m. Tuesday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Tribune.

Memorials may be given to Greeley County Hospital in care of the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to the family through the funeral home website at