Charles Roy ‘Slick’ Pryor Jr., 48, died April 5 at his home at Dema.
Born in Chicago, Ill., he was a son of Rosa Pryor of Dema and the late Charles Roy Pryor. He was a grandfather of the late Seth Gavin Pryor and a brother of the late Hattie Pryor.
Surviving in addition to his mother are his wife, Ella Marie Pryor; two sons, Charles Thomas Lee ‘Tommy’ Pryor and Roy Shane Pryor, both of Dema; Deran Hatton, of Whitesburg, who was like a son; three brother, James Hobert Pryor and Esthus Pryor, both of Whitesburg, and Ed Pryor, Middlesboro; two sisters, Vernetta Pryor, Chicago, Ill., and Clara Ann Pryor, Whitesburg; and four grandchildren, Churstuin Thomas Pryor, Charles Lucas Drake Pryor, Aidan Ray Pryor and Emily Elizabeth Abigail Pryor.
Funeral services were held April 9 at Everidge Funeral Home. Burial was in the Pryor Cemetery at Dema.