Garland Junior Priddy
May 20, 1941 - August 13, 2012
Garland Junior Priddy, 71, of 117 Murray Drive, passed away Monday afternoon, August 13, 2012 at Avante Nursing Center in Reidsville.
A funeral service will be held at 11 AM on Thursday, August 16, at Fair Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Overlook Cemetery.
Mr. Priddy was born May 20, 1941 in Stokes County, NC; son of the late William Cornelius and Vina Mabe Priddy. He was a US Navy veteran and a retiree of Sara Lee Corporation. Mr. Priddy was of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Dean Priddy of Morehead Nursing Center; son, Tracy Priddy of Chatham, VA; eight sisters, Ruby Tuggle of Mocksville, Clarice Belton of Mayodan, Margie Shelton of Madison, Gail Priddy of Mayodan, Doris Bunker of Mt. Airy, Dianne Collins of Madison, Glenda Shelton of Mayodan and Maxine Hylton of Sandy Ridge; two brothers, Talmadge Priddy of Eden, and Billy Priddy of Sandy Ridge.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Elmer Priddy.
The family will receive friends Wednesday evening, 6 - 8 PM, at Fair Funeral Home and other times at the home of his brother, Talmadge Priddy, 249 Meeks Road in Eden.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.fairfuneralhome.com
To Mrs. Priddy and Garland's family I just want to say what a good friend Garland was to me for many years. I enjoyed working with him and he always made me smile. I am glad that I met Garland and that he was a part of my life for so many years. My thoughts are with you.
Tony & Janice Shreve
To Talmadge and Family:
Praying that God will offer you comfort and peace during this difficult time.
Caroline (Clay) Farmer