John Pritchard

John Pritchard Sr.

Friday, June 4th, 1948 - Sunday, October 11th, 2020
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John Melvin Pritchard, Sr., (Ole Man), age 72, of Roanoke, Virginia, passed away on Sunday, October 11, 2020 at his home.
He loved drag racing and anything to do with cars and motors. He had his own car, “Pro Bandit”, and loved racing it.
Surviving is his son, John M. Pritchard, Jr. and his wife Marinda Vess-Pritchard, and his grandkids, Jonathan Melvin Edward Pritchard and Hayden James Pritchard. His special friends, Mark Lee, Sammy Quarles, Junior Snead, and Ricky Blankenship. Also, Joyce East, for her great help.
At his request, his body was donated to science. Arrangements are by Oakey’s Roanoke Chapel (540-982-2100).
Online condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.oakeys.com.
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