Donald Pritchett, of Hixson, passed away on Wednesday, June 12, 2013. He was 61 years old.Donald was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area and a 1970 graduate of Kirkman High School. He was an avid softball lover and enjoyed being involved with his daughters activities in playing and coaching. Donald was a member of New Salem Baptist Church.Donald is survived by his daughter, Hollie Pritchett; a sister, Anna Mae Elsea; and several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday at New Salem Baptist Church, 9806 Dallas Hollow Road, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.The services will follow at 7 p.m. on Tuesday at the church with Rev. Ted Painter and Rev. Allen Rogers officiating.The family suggests that memorial contributions be made in Donalds name to the East Hamilton Softball program at 2015 Ooltewah Ringgold Road, Ooltewah, TN 37363, or the Soddy-Daisy Softball program at 618 Sequoyah Access Road, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.Please share your thoughts and memories at www.chattanooganorthchapel.com.Arrangements are by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory &Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson.