Essie Pryor


Essie Pryor

Ms. Essie Lee Pryor, 64, of Pine Bluff passed away Monday, July 8, 2013. She was born in Pine Bluff to the late David Pryor, Sr. and Henrietta (Lockridge) Hardaway.

Survivors include Son, Kevin Pryor of Pine Bluff; Brothers, Benjamin Pryor, Shelvy Convert both of Kansas City, Mo., Rev. Sammy Williams, Floydell Massie, both of Pine Bluff, Cleophis Scarver of Markham, Ill.; Sisters, Bessie Johnson of Moscow, Sandra Harvey, Gloria Brewer, Deborah Williams, Daisy Barnes, Alice Pryor all of Pine Bluff, Rosie Williams of Dallas, Texas, Brenda Rodgers of Norfolk, Va.; one grandchild.

Funeral Services will be 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at Daniel Chapel MBC Church in Tamo by Rev. Lee Whitiker. Burial will be in Lincoln Memorial Gardens by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Visitation will be Monday from 5:00-6:30 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home. The body will lie in state Monday at the church from 12:15 p.m. until service time. The family will be at 703 Hudson Avenue, Pine Bluff. Online Register: www.brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com.