Mr. Earnest Tillman Pritchett, 77, of Newnan, died Monday, November 11, 2019 at Harbor Grace Hospice at Grady Hospital.
Born May 19, 1942 in Alto, Georgia, he was the only child of Sylvester White and Helen Blanche Hendrix White. Tillman was a member of Harvest Park Baptist Church where he served as associate pastor for 34 years. He loved his family and enjoyed reading his Bible and participating in Christian Witnessing Training. Mr. Pritchett enjoyed golf and was a big fan of the Georgia Bulldogs.
Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Linda W. Pritchett; sons, Tillman Matthew Pritchett (Michelle) of Gainesville, and Jonathan Mark Pritchett of Newnan; daughters, Beth Horetz (Mark) of Conyers, and Lisa Mason of Peachtree City; grandchildren, Martha Trammell, Abigail Flanigan, Zechariah Barton, Holly Horetz, Ezekiel Barton, Isaiah Barton, Heather Horetz, Matthew Ryan Pritchett, Tannis Pritchett, Hannah Smith, Ian Mason, and Isabella Mason; and 21 great-grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Hillcrest Chapel with Reverend Lee Ayers, Matthew Pritchett, Jonathan Pritchett, and Dr. Hugh MacDonald officiating. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
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