Mrs. Jimmie “Maedell” Denham Pritchett, age 89, of High Falls passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013 in a Griffin healthcare facility.
A native of Spalding County, Mrs. Pritchett was the daughter of the late Mr. Paul Benjamin Denham and the late Mrs. Nellie Mae Moore Denham and was the wife of the late Mr. Milton Leon Pritchett. Mrs. Pritchett was a former owner of the Dairy Queen for a number of years. She had also worked with Aldora Mills in the spinning room and had also worked in the Deli at Ingles. She was a member of the New Life Baptist Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Paula (and Tom) Cavender of High Falls, and Paulette Jackson of Watauga, Texas; one sister, Mariel McDaniel of Kentucky; five grandchildren, Kim Ellington of Barnesville, Danny Brown of Barnesville, Pat (and Mitzi) Brown of Barnesville, Johnna (and Tracy) Gray of Venus, Texas, and Angela (and David) Morin of Arlington, Texas.
Funeral services for Mrs. Maedell Pritchett will be conducted Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013 at 11 a.m. in the New Life Baptist Church. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the Williams Funeral Home on Friday evening, Jan. 11, 2013 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m.
Those who wish may view the memorial page and sign the guestbook online at williamsfh.net.
Williams Funeral Home of Barnesville is in charge of arrangements, 770-358-1678.