DALLAS - Clyde Eugene "Gene" Pryor, 61, passed away peacefully at the Robin Johnson Hospice House.
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A native of Gaston County, he was the son of the late Glenn and Pearlie Price Pryor.
Gene was a loving husband and a beloved friend to many. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a member of Mt. Beulah Baptist Church. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, worked for the City of Belmont and was known to brighten many a day with his humor.
He is survived by his loving wife of 23 years, Vickie Wiggins of the home, son; Dustin "Dusty" and wife Kelly Dills, daughter; Shelley Shull.
The funeral service, officiated by the Rev. Fain Farmer, will be held 3 p.m. Sunday at Mt. Beulah Baptist Church.
The family will receive friends from 1:30 until 2:45 p.m.
Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be sent to Gaston Hospice, c/o Robin Johnson Hospice House, P.O. Box 3984, Gastonia, NC 28054.
McLean Funeral Directors of Belmont is serving the Pryor family.
Share condolences by visiting www.mcleanfuneral.com and signing the guest book.
McLean Funeral Directors
515 North Central Avenue
Belmont, NC 28012
Published in Gaston Gazette on Jan. 12, 2013