James Edward Pritchett Jr. was born March 8, 1947 in Forsyth to the late James Edward Pritchett Sr. and Dorothy Castleberry Pritchett. He is survived by his wife and best friend of 47 years, Sharon Eady Pritchett, and his children and Raymond Conrad Pritchett of Key West, Fla., Joshua Abe Pritchett and wife Kandace Pritchett of Sarasota, Fla., and Tiffanee Leah Pritchett & partner Andre Luke of Cartersville. Eddie has six grandchildren: Sage Pacella Pritchett, Devin Amond Pritchett, Carle Denise Pritchett, Carmello Nassir Morris, Kayleigh Rae Pritchett, and Keira Raine Pritchett. Eddie’s sisters are Annette Andrews (Wayne Andrews), Sue House, Janice Crook (David Crook), Gail Langford, Judy Andrews and brother was the late Wayne Pritchett and sisters, the late Kathy Pritchett and the late Martha Ann Pritchett. His sisters-in-laws include: Hazel Eady Thompson, Dorothy Eady Sanford, Bernice Eady Crawford (Carl) and Linda Eady Sparacino (Jim). Eddie also leaves behind many, many specially loved nieces and nephews.
Eddie graduated from Mary Persons High School and attended Abraham Baldwin Agriculture College pursuing a wildlife biology degree. He started in the log home building and restoration business in 1985 and continued in this business known as the “Chinking Specialist” –James Ed Pritchett - Old and New.
The family invited friends and relative to join them to celebrate Eddie Bo’s awesome life from 5 p.m.-until this Friday, March 3 at the American Legion Hall in Forsyth.