Arlene Prickett (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Arlene Still Prickett, 81, entered into rest on Friday, October 9, 2009 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 2 PM Monday, October 12, 2009 in the Lumpkin Road Chapel of Elliott Sons Funeral Home with Rev. Roland Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Mrs. Prickett was known to all as "Grandma" and loved to fish, cook and do crafts. She was known for finding the good in everyone she met. She was dearly loved by her family especially her grandchildren who will miss her special birthday cakes. She is survived by three daughters, Geraldine McLeroy, Hephzibah, Gloria Manning Blandenburg, North Augusta, South Carolina, Jacqueline (Gary) Eggleston, Ithaca, New York; fourteen grandchildren, twenty great grandchildren; seven great great grandchildren; brother, Wilberd (Linda) Still, Hephzibah; sister, Rita McNeely, Blythe and several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 5 - 7 PM Sunday, October 11, 2009 at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, 2524 Lumpkin Road, Augusta, Georgia. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-October 11, 2009