Ross Pritchett, Sr. known as “Babyface” was born March 4, 1962, in Homerville, GA to Roscoe Prichett and Dorothy Purnell Moore. He was reared in Waycross where he was educated in the Waycross Public School System. Later in life he moved to McIntyre, GA and it was there he met Tracie Stevens. On November 15, 1991, Ross was united in Holy Matrimony to Tracie for 24 years.
He loved fishing, eating breakfast, lunch and supper, and considered to be a jack of all trades. He loved his family and spending time with them and was the life of the party. On Saturday, May 25th as the Lord was calling the roll in the afternoon, He called Ross name and he answered at Memorial Satilla Health. He was preceded in death by his parents, Roscoe Prichett Sr., and Dorothy Moore; and two brothers, Jimmy and Wayne Moore.
He leaves to cherish his loving memories to his wife Tracie Prichett; seven children, Cassandra Prichett, Quandra Prichett, Camillia (Christopher) Doomes, Courtney Yawn, Joshua Yawn, Shanice Prichett and Ross Prichett, Jr., twenty-four grandchildren, eight sisters, Debbie Moore, Pastor Kathy Pierce, Sandra (Tony) McKelvin, Priscilla McDaniel, Katrena Prichett, Rachelle Prichett, Nella Prichett, and Diane Prichett; two brothers, Roscoe Prichett Jr., and Richard Williams; two uncles, David (Gloria) Clark and Wilbur (Osie) Clark; two aunts, Martha Hawkins and Shirley Clark; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Family and friends are being received at his sister Debbie Moore residence at 812 Morton Ave, Waycross.
The cortège will assemble at the residence of his sister and brother in law, Sandra & Tony McKelvin, 3901 Golfview Dr, Blackshear at 2:15 p.m. Saturday.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 1st, from the Rainge Memorial Chapel, 505 Ware St., Blackshear. His sister Kathy Pierce, pastor of Faithworks COGIC, Waycross will deliver words of comfort.
Memorialization will be by cremation.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.raingememorialchapelinc.com.
Rainge Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.