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James "Po Sam" Howard Pritchett

July 3, 1952 December 28, 2017
James "Po Sam" Howard Pritchett
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James “Po Sam” Howard Pritchett, 65, of 628 Kemper Road, Danville, Va., passed away Thursday, December 28, 2017, at his residence. He was born July 3, 1952, in Danville to the late Mary Ellen Pritchett and the late James Thomas Debro. Mr. Pritchett is survived by his loving wife, Sabrina Gravett Pritchett. He worked for Dibrell Bros. Inc. for over 30 years prior to his retirement. Mr. Pritchett was of the Baptist Faith.

In addition to his wife, Mr. Pritchett is survived by his daughter, Danielle Harris of Danville; his stepsons, Avanti Gravett and Avis Gravett, both of Danville; his brothers, Henry Allen Pritchett of Danville, and Philenza Joe Pritchett of Jacksonville, N.C.; as well as five granddaughters and two grandsons; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Pritchett was predeceased by brothers, Nathan Pritchett and Lawrence Pritchett.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, January 3, 2018, at Norris Mt. Hermon Chapel with Rev. Jonathan King officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery. At other times the family will receive friends at the residence.

Norris Funeral Services, Inc. & Crematory, Mt. Hermon Chapel, 3995 Franklin Tpke., Danville, Va. is respectfully serving the Pritchett family. Online condolences may be made at

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1:00 PM 1/3/2018 1:00:00 PM
Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel

3995 Franklin Turnpike
Danville, Virginia 24540

Norris Funeral Services & Crematory - Mount Hermon Chapel
3995 Franklin Turnpike Danville 24540 Virginia
United States

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Oak Hill Cemetery Final Resting Place

301 Walters Mill Road
Danville, VA 24540

301 Walters Mill Road Danville 24540 VA
United States

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