Thomas Guy Pridgen, Sr. 'Red'

Thomas Guy Pridgen, Sr. 'Red'



"Thomas "Red" Guy Prigen, Sr. age 93, passed away Wednesday, May 30, 2012.
He was born December 24, 1918, son of Jesse Jones Pridgen and Mary Moore Pridgen.
"Red" was a life member of DAV Chapter, the American Legion and VFW 2057, He was
also an active member of Sunset Baptist Church.

Mr. Pridgen is survived by his wife of 70 plus years. Thelma Lamm Pridgen; two daughters,
Paulette Pridgen, Mary Leigh Wood and husband Tommy; one son, Anthony Pridgen all of
Rocky Mount; brothersClyde Pridgen of Rocky Mount and Bunyan Pridgen of Winterville;
grandchildren, Paul and Shannon Robins of Durham, Jeff Wood of Rocky Mount, Ashleigh
Wood Weir of Farmville and Marie ridgen; nine great grandchildren. "Red" was preceded
in death by his son Thomas Guy Pridgen, Jr.

Funeral services wll be 11:00 am, Saturday, June 2, 2012 in the Chapel of Wheeler Woodlief
Funeral Home. Pastor Robin Fisher will officiate. Visitation with the family will be
10:00 am until 11:00 am prior to the service. Committal will follow at Rocky Mount Memorial
Park. The family will also receive friends and relatives at the home of his daughter,
Mary Leigh Wood.

Arrangements entrusted to Wheeler Woodlief Funeral Home, 1130 N. Winstead Avenue, Rocky Mount
NC. You may share your memories and send condolences to the family by visiting www.wheeler-woodlief.com


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