Robert James Bryant, 88, of Barboursville, West Virginia, passed away Thursday, November 2, 2023. “Bob”, born September 16, 1935 in Kanawha County, was the son of the late Robert Jarrell and Erma Uptegraph Bryant. He was an avid outdoorsman with a lifelong love for nature, hunting and animals. Bob was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia and is survived by his sister, Erma Anderson of Nicholasville, KY, as well as, nieces and nephews. Visitation will be Wednesday, November 8, 2023 at Wallace Funeral Home & Chapel in Barboursville from 1:00 p.m. until time of service at 2:00 p.m. He will be laid to rest with his beloved wife and parents at Ridgelawn Memorial Park. As anyone who knew Bob's generous spirit will understand, the family requests that in lieu of flowers donations be made to Little Victories Animal Rescue, P.O. Box 247, Barboursville, WV 25504. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.timeformemory.com/wallace.