Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX


May 13, 2014

Pat Pryor

JACKSONVILLE — Funeral services for Pat Pryor, age 74, of Jacksonville are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Rev. James Blaylock officiating.  Interment will be at Jarratt Cemetery in Jacksonville.

Mrs. Pryor passed away Sunday, May 11, 2014 in Jacksonville.

She was born October 26, 1939 in Gallatin.

Pat was a member of Corinth Baptist Church in Jacksonville. She retired from Rusk State Hospital where she then enjoyed listening to country music, working in her yard, being a loving grandmother, and spending time with her family.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Elsie Bolton; husband, Melvin Pryor; son, Jeffery Wayne Pryor; granddaughter, Kayla Nicole Thompson; and nephew, Steven Russell Priestley.

Survivors include her sons, Mike Pryor and wife Vicki, Jamie Pryor and wife Nikki, Randy Pryor, all of Jacksonville; brother, Jimmie Bolton and wife Nancy of Gallatin; sister, Rita Priestley and husband Leland of Turney; grandchildren, Candyce, Nicolas, Leah, Aranda, Alyssa, Dustin, Brittany, Cody, and Jeff; 14 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews including Regina Elliott; and a special friend, Brenda Herrin of Jacksonville.

Pallbearers will be Bill Moore, Todd Bowen, Eric Bolton, Jerry Bolton, Albert Hale, Kevin Smith, and Frank Telles.

Visitation will begin on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 with family receiving friends from 6-8p.m. at Autry Funeral Home in Jacksonville.

Memorials may be made in memory of Pat to Hospice of East Texas, 4111 University Blvd. Tyler, Texas 75701.

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