Dorothy R. Pritchett

Dorothy R. Pritchett

Suffolk, VA
04.25.1925 - 09.22.2017

Dorothy Reid Pritchett, 92, went to be with the Lord on September 22, 2017, in Suffolk. She was the widow of Gurney F. Pritchett and the daughter of the late William & Ruby Reid. Dorothy was also predeceased by her two brothers, William and Douglas Reid; and a sister, Irene Overton.

Dorothy is survived by her two daughters, Joan R. Abbott, Linda Rodgers (Richard) both of Suffolk; brother, Henry Reid of Richmond, VA; sister, Catherine Owens of Richmond, VA; five grandchildren, Johnnie W. Abbott, Jr. (Terri) of Suffolk, Sherry Outland (John) of Suffolk, Herbie Abbott (Darlene) of North Carolina, Kim Gomer (Lance) of Suffolk, Richard W. Rodgers (Beth) of Forest, VA; ten great-grandchildren, Johnnie, Garrett, Amber, Sarah, Joan, Herbie, Darlena, Cameron, Evan and Ryan; and seven great-great grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens, 4569 Shoulders Hill Rd, Suffolk, VA 23435 on Sunday, September 24, 2017, at 2:00 pm by the Rev. Don Milner. R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home and Crematory, Suffolk Chapel, is serving the family.

Thank you to the caregivers at Nansemond Pointe for the devoted care they gave to our mother.

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Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens
4569 Shoulders Hill Road
Suffolk, VA 23435
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