Donald ‘Don’ Pritt


Donald “Don” Junior Pritt, 67, a resident of Montrose, passed from this life Saturday, June 8, 2019, at United Hospital Center in Bridgeport.

Don was born Friday, Feb. 29, 1952, in Hampton, Virginia, a son of the late Lee Hampton Pritt and Verla Leona Tenney Pritt.

On November 1, 2003, he married the former Norma “Louise” Falls, who survives.

Also left to cherish his memory four children, Michael Bates and wife, Deb, of Montrose, Crystal Pennington and fiance, David Smith, Jr., of Mineral Wells, Deanna Waybright of Parsons and Tina Phillips of Montrose; a daughter-in-law, Brenda Pennington of Montrose; three siblings, Carol Sue Mayfield of Missouri and Barbara Ann Garrison and John Wayne Pritt, both of Virginia; six grandchildren, Michael Bates, Jr., Reba Owens, Addisyn Waybright, Wyatt Sherman, Dillon Pennington and Rachel Pennington; two great- grandsons, Stefan and Jensen Owens; and several nieces and nephews.

Preceding Don in death besides his parents was a son, Douglas Pennington, Jr.; and four siblings, Charles “Robert” Pritt, Terry Lee Pritt, Betty Mae Pritt and Esta Marlene Wells.

Don attended the schools of Randolph County and had served with the United States Army. He had worked in the water department for the City of Elkins. He enjoyed coon hunting, fishing, and spending as much time as he could at the beach. He loved his family and especially his grandchildren.

Don’s request for cremation was honored.

The Randolph Funeral Home and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements for Donald “Don” Junior Pritt. Send online condolences to the family at www.therandolph funeralhome.com.