Obit: Walter Prichard

Obit: Walter Prichard

October 14th, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Jr.Walter "Toogie" P. Prichard, Jr., 81, a lifelong resident of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Oct. 12, 2012 at Standifer Place Assisted living. He was retired from SMP, Inc.Mr. Prichard was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and long-time active member of Ridgedale Baptist Church, active in prison ministries.He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter P. Prichard Sr. and Julia Prichard; and siblings, Frances (Martin) Nelson, Hershal (Madge) Prichard and Lois (Jack) Thomas.Survivors include daughters, Vanessa A. (Phillip) Harris, Natalie S. (Donnie) Wassom; sons, Walter "Trey" (Gay) Prichard III, Jason E. (Carrie) Prichard; and their mother, Gail Prichard; seven grandchildren, Jeremy M. Jolly, Christopher L. Jolly, Jessica M. Overturf, Jonathan D. Wassom, Chandler B. Prichard, Austin B. Prichard and Morgan T. Prichard; four great-grandchildren, Ethan Jolly, Keagan Jolly, Cambren Jolly and Sylar Jolly; siblings Dorothy (Marcus) Gann, Barbara (Eddie) Weller, Doris (Mickey) Wilson, Larry (Judy) Prichard and Jackie (Linda) Prichard.The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. today at the North Chapel.A service will be held Monday at 2:30 p.m. at the North Chapel with Dan Parker officiating; burial in Hamilton Memorial Gardens.Arrangements by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory and Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, TN. 37343. Please share your thoughts and condolences at www.chattanooganorthchapel.com.