Originally created 01/15/04

Mr. E.J. Pritchard (AIKEN, S.C.)



AIKEN, S.C. - Entered into rest Wednesday, January 14, 2004, Mr. E.J. Pritchard, age 88, of Aiken, S.C., husband of the late Lilly Sheppard Pritchard and son of the late Jacob Pritchard and the late Bessie Richardson Pritchard. He is survived by a daughter, Betty P. Price and her husband, Ron Price of Aiken, S.C.; a son, Lynwood "Butch" Pritchard and his wife, Linda Pritchard of Augusta, Ga.; a sister, Margaret Black of Augusta, Ga.; nine grandchildren; twenty-one great-grandchildren and a number of nieces. He was born in and has lived most of his life in Aiken County, S.C. He retired from Graniteville Company as a Carpenter Foreman with over forty-eight years of dedicated service. He was a member of the Graniteville First Baptist Church. He was a US Army Veteran having served during World War II. He was also a member of the American Legion Post #77 in Warrenville, S.C. The funeral service will be conducted Friday, January 16, 2004 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Napier Funeral Home with Rev. Don Albertson and Rev. Barry T. Antley officiating. The interment will follow in the Graniteville Cemetery. The pallbearers will be Deacons of the church. The family will receive friends at the daughter's residence at 221 Gregg Avenue, Aiken, S.C. or tonight, Thursday, January 15th at Napier Funeral Home from 6 to 8 p.m. Memorials may be made to Graniteville First Baptist Church, 76 Canal St., Graniteville, S.C. 29829 or to St. James Lutheran Church, 200 Laurel Drive, Graniteville, S.C. 29829. Napier Funeral Home, 315 Main Street, Graniteville, S.C. 29829. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle January 15, 2004