Barbara Lee Jones Pritchard
August 19, 1943 – November 17, 2017
Barbara Pritchard, 74, of Round Rock, formerly of Bryan, passed away on Friday, November 17, 2017, her late husband’s birthday, in Round Rock. A Life Tribute Celebration honoring her dedicated life to family, friends, and her community will be at 1:30pm, Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at Callaway-Jones Funeral Center. Her family will host a reception in the funeral center following the service. Inurnment is in Rest-Ever Memorial Park by invitation. Officiating services is Reverend James “Ski” Skorzewski of Round Rock. Cremation services are in the care of Callaway-Jones Funeral and Cremation Centers Bryan-College Station.
Barbara was born to Alma and Lee Elwood Jones in Tyler, Texas. She was a resident of Bryan for over 50 years, her life in Bryan included many activities such as Bryan Citizens Police Academy, Master naturalist, M.A.S.H., Blue Bunny, Texas Citizens Police Academy Association, Accredited Record Technician organization, Museum volunteer, community volunteer and neighbor association. She worked for various medical facilities including St. Joseph Hospital prior to and after the move from the 28’th street location to the current East 29’th street location, Dr. LW Coleman, Sherwood Health care and Bryan Gastroenterology Clinic. Barbara was a member of Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church until her move to Austin where she was an active member of Christ the Rock Lutheran Church. At the time of her unexpected death she was an active member of the Conservatory Retirement Community, singing in their choir, serving as an ambassador, craft instructor and what is said by many there “the Lady that always had a smile and hug.” A memorial service was done for the residents of the conservatory on November 21, 2017.
Her parents and husband of 50 years Norris Jay Pritchard Sr., all precede her in death.
Barbara leaves behind to carry on her legacy her children Susan Lyn Pritchard-McCoy of Wichita, Ks, Kathryn Jean Foy(Jack) of Round Rock, TX, Norris” Jay “Pritchard Jr. (Jenny) of College Station, TX, Grandson Jonathan Scott Foy of Round Rock and her Cherished Dog ”CiCi” and cat “Spike” numerous friends, acquaintances and extended family.
In lieu of Flowers the family request donations to the Christ the Rock Building Fund, 4500 East Palm Valley Blvd. Suite 108-35, Round Rock, Texas 78665 in Memory of Barbara Pritchard.
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