The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO


March 26, 2013

Garold "Gary" Pritchett

NIXA, Mo. —

Garold Lee "Gary" Pritchett, age 55, of Nixa, Mo., passed away March 24, 2013, in his home surrounded by family.

He was born Nov. 26, 1957, in Nevada, Mo., and moved to Joplin in his early teens. He has lived in Nixa for 15 years. Gary was employed with AMCON Distributing Company for 11 years before leaving due to illness.

He is survived by his wife, Beverly, of 23 years; mother, Louella Pritchett, Joplin; son, Travis Pritchett and wife, Laura; three grandchildren; a sister, Debbie Hart and husband, Gary; three nephews, one niece and their families, all of Rogers, Ark.; and stepdaughters, Christy Snowden and husband, Jeff, Springfield, and Carolyn Wiley, Mason City, Iowa.

The family of Gary wish to thank Hospice Compassus, especially Pam Theede for all their loving care.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The American Cancer Society.

A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 30, in Adams Funeral Home, Nixa.

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