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In Memory of

Wallace Franklin Pritchett

December 26, 1932 - December 14, 2011

Obituary


Wallace Franklin "Wally" Pritchett, 78, of Manakin Sabot passed away on Wednesday, December 14, 2011. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Thelma; a son, Kenneth Franklin Pritchett (Melissa) of Topinabee, MI; daughter, Jennifer Pritchett Vaughan (Billy) of Chesterfield; two grandsons, Bradford Franklin Baker and Tyler Franklin Pritchett; a granddaughter, Abigail Kathleen Baker; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Mr. Pritchett was a graduate of Petersburg High School and a member of POGO. He attended the University of Richmond; served in the 221st Army Band during the Korean War; and retired from...

Wallace Franklin "Wally" Pritchett, 78, of Manakin Sabot passed away on Wednesday, December 14, 2011. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Thelma; a son, Kenneth Franklin Pritchett (Melissa) of Topinabee, MI; daughter, Jennifer Pritchett Vaughan (Billy) of Chesterfield; two grandsons, Bradford Franklin Baker and Tyler Franklin Pritchett; a granddaughter, Abigail Kathleen Baker; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Mr. Pritchett was a graduate of Petersburg High School and a member of POGO. He attended the University of Richmond; served in the 221st Army Band during the Korean War; and retired from the Colgate-Palmolive Company as International Sales Director. He served as Chairman of the Deacons, Sunday School Teachers, and the Finance Committee at Dover Baptist Church; and he taught Bible Study at Lexington Court Nursing Home for 13 years. "He was a very kind, loving person and was well respected. We shall miss him."

The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Friday (today) at the Parham Chapel, Woody Funeral Home, 1771 N. Parham Rd. A memorial service will be conducted 12 p.m. Saturday at Dover Baptist Church. Flowers will be accepted as well as donation to the Dover Baptist Church Building Fund, 635 Manakin Rd., Manakin Sabot, VA 23103. Online condolences at woodyfuneralhomeparham.com.