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 Derrel “Buster” Priddy

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Derrel “Buster” Priddy

  • Birth 11 Nov 1939 Lee County, Mississippi, USA
  • Death 25 Jul 2009 Lee County, Mississippi, USA
  • Burial Mooreville, Lee County, Mississippi, USA
  • Memorial ID 111164097

Derrel "Buster" Priddy , the son of John K. Priddy and Myrtle Allen Priddy , was born December 11, 1939 in Lee County , Mississippi . His paternal grandparents were James F. Priddy and Carrie B. McCarty Priddy , and his maternal grandparents were Charlie Frank Allen and Belle Fowler Allen . His siblings were Pauline Priddy Norton , Florine Priddy Martin , Geraldine Priddy Carr, Elaine Priddy West , John Allen Priddy , Martha Jane Priddy Sanders, James F. Priddy , and Mary Jo Priddy Pannell . " Buster" married Sylvia Ann Guntharp on January 30 , 1960 . For 50 years he was employed as a route salesman for Cockrell Banana Company . Buster , a charter member of West Jackson Baptist Church , served as a deacon and youth Sunday school teacher . For a while as a young man Buster was on a minor league baseball team . He always enjoyed sport activities whether as a fan or as a coach . Derrel " Buster " Priddy died July 25 , 2009 following a battle with cancer . He was survived by his wife Sylvia Guntharp Priddy , his daughter Debbie Leech ( Michael ) , son David Priddy , three grandchildren , one great grandchild , and five sisters . He was preceded in death by one sister and two brothers .


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PRIDDY DERREL " BUSTER " DEC. 11 , 1939 JULY 25 , 2009 WELL DONE THOU GOOD AND FAITHFUL SERVANT

Gravesite Details The innertwined wedding rings on the tombstone has the date Jan , 30 , 1960 .
  • Created by: Carolyn Allen
  • Added: 25 May 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 111164097
  • Carolyn Allen
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Derrel “Buster” Priddy (11 Nov 1939–25 Jul 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 111164097, citing Andrews Chapel Cemetery, Mooreville, Lee County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Carolyn Allen (contributor 47595279) .