Jeremy James Bryant died Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016, at his home in Eckert. He was 27.
Mr. Bryant was born in Glenwood Springs March 3, 1989, to Jay Bryant and Jackie Welch. He attended school in Crawford, Gypsum, Hotchkiss and Rifle.
He worked in construction. He enjoyed fishing, rebuilding engines and tinkering with anything mechanical.
He is survived by his grandmother, Betty Welch; parents, Jackie Welch and Jay Bryant; a son, Jeremy Jack "JJ" Bryant of Eckert; three brothers, Jason (Elizabeth) Bryant, Thomas (Jana) Welch and Jacob (Stephanie) Hattstaedt; two sisters, Monica Hattsteadt and ReBecca Bryant; and his nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Emmert Welch.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.