Funeral services for Mrs. Bessie Hutchison Pryor, 92, of
the Indian Creek community of Jackson County, Tennessee, will
be held at 11 A.M. on Saturday, May 5, 2007, at Anderson -
Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will
follow in the Cubb Creek Cemetery in the Cubb Creek
community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 2 – 9 P.M., and on
Saturday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
Mrs. Pryor passed away on Thursday, May 3, 2007, at her
She was born June 22, 1914, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Andrew Jackson Hutchison and Martha Alice
Hutchison. On April 7, 1933, she was married to the late
Toney V. Pryor, who passed away April 2, 2000. She was a
homemaker and a member of the Cubb Creek Church of Christ.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 1 Grandson: Terry Edward Lane; 4 Brothers:
Vascom, Willie, Lindsey, and Chester Hutchison; and 3 Sisters:
Essie Pryor, Ada Savage, and Mai Flatt.
Survivors include 1 Son and Daughter-in-Law: Blair and
Mable Pryor of Pleasant Shade, TN; 2 Daughters and 1 Son-
in-Law: Ruth Ann and Eugene Locke, and Linda Cherry, all of
Whitleyville, TN; 8 Grandchildren: Mark Pryor, Randal Pryor,
Tina Burgess, Jeff Locke, John Locke, Jason Locke, Tommy
Lane, and Robin Moss; and 18 Great-Grandchildren. Several
nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends also survive.
Bro. Hubert Jones will officiate at the services.
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