|Birth: ||Jun. 1, 1914|
|Death: ||Sep. 16, 1988|
Son of Claude Pritts and Nancy "Nannie" (McGraw) Pritts.
Married to Nellie Alice (Rogers) Pritts on April 2, 1938. Widowed on September 11, 1952.
Married to Georgia Nadene (Colvin) Ellis Pritts on August 25, 1959.
Joe R. Pritts
Joe R. Pritts, 74, of Lafayette, died at 12:45 p.m. Friday in Home Hospital. He had been in ill health the past several months.
Mr. Pritts was employed at Smith Construction Co. in Flora for many years.
Born in Flora, June 1, 1914, he lived in the Lafayette area most of his life. On Aug. 25, 1959, he was married in Lafayette to Georgia N. Colvin, who was a seamstress at Purdue University for 10 years before retiring in 1976. She died July 3.
He was a member of First Christian Church in Lafayette and Masonic Lodge, Chapter 605, in Flora.
Surviving are a stepson, Bob Ellis of Warsaw; and one sister, Mrs. Johnnie (Lucille) Robertson of Tennessee.
Pritts, Joe R.
Friends may call at Hippensteel Funeral Home, 5-8 p.m. Sunday. Service in Hippensteel Chapel 1 p.m. Monday, Rev. Dr. Jack L. Snellgrove. Interment Maple Lawn Cemetery, Flora. Surviving are a stepgranddaughter, *** *** *** of Indianapolis. Preceded in death by brothers and sisters.
***NOTE: Name omitted. Still living.
~*~ I ONLY LIST FAMILY MEMBERS. ~*~
Claude Pritts (1883 - 1954)
Nancy McGraw Pritts (1885 - 1970)
Nellie Alice Rogers Pritts (1911 - 1952)
Georgia Nadene Colvin Ellis Pritts (1910 - 1988)*
Maple Lawn Cemetery
Created by: Big Sam & Little Sam
Record added: Apr 13, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13937999