Charles E. Prichard, 66, of Chattanooga, passed away Friday, Oct. 16, 2020, at his home after a courageous battle with Lewy Body Dementia.

He was a 1971 graduate of Hixson High School and a long time senior manager with FedEx.

Mr. Prichard lived in many cities, including Mobile, AL, Chicago, IL, Raleigh, NC, Tampa, FL, and Fort Myers, FL.

He loved the outdoors, was an avid boater, and enjoyed billiards, hiking, and golf.

Mr. Prichard was born in Chattanooga to the late, “Bob” Prichard and Mary Elizabeth Bennett Ray.

He was also preceded in death by a brother Robert Glen Prichard, Sr.

He is survived by his wife of 27 years, Angela Prichard: two sons, Riley, and Lucas Prichard; sister, Glenda (Ray) Kilgore; mother-in-law, Mary (Les) VerSteegh; sister-in-law, Linda Prichard, and her son, Robert Glen Prichard, Jr.; brother-in-law, John Knoot, and his children, Aysha, and Kai Knoot.

A memorial graveside service will be at a later date for the family only.

In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions to be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959, or, or ASPCA, @

Arrangements are by the North Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory, and Florist, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, TN 37343. Please share your thoughts and memories at