Harold S. Pryor, 83 of Georgetown, died Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013 at the Ohio Veterans Home in Georgetown.
He was a retired Technical Advisor and Engineer Manager for the United States Air Force at Wright Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, a United States Korean War Air Force veteran, a member of the University of Dayton Engineering Alumni Association, the John P. Parker Committee in Ripley, and the Bethel Baptist Church in Dayton, Ohio for over 55 years where he was a Sunday School Superintendent and Sunday School Teacher, organized the Audio Ministry and was a member of the Dramatic Guild, electronics instructor for the Boys and Girls Club of America, Boy Scout 68 Troop Master, a Toast Master member, past president of the Huber Heights PTO, the National Technical Association Dayton Chapter and the Grant Amateur Radio Club, member of the American Legion Post 180 in Georgetown, former member of the Brown County General Hospital Foundation Board, involved with the Arts Council and volunteered at the Ohio Veteran Home in Georgetown.
Mr. Pryor grew up in Pittsburgh, Penn. He was born in Chicago, Ill. on June 21, 1930 the son of the late Ambrose and Marion Pryor. Besides his parents, he was also preceded in death by two brothers - Walter and Tony and two sisters - Minerva and Marion.
Mr. Pryor leaves to cherish his memory his devoted wife of 54 years, Anna Mae (Belt) Pryor; twin sons - Harold Alan (Tina) of Atlanta, and Warren Sidney (Omelia) of Dayton; one daughter - Annette Marie (Nicanor) Smith of Atlanta; six granddaughters - Ashley Pryor, Brittney Williams, Cristi, Crystal, Courtnee Pryor and Amber Smith; one great granddaughter - Janee Evans; four brothers - Leroy (Shirley) and Joe (Dora) of Pittsburgh, Penn., Ronald (Saladad) Corona, Calf. and Quintin (Helen) of Dayton; four sisters - Rosie of Wilmington, Del., Arlene of Pittsburg, Lorraine (Fletcher) of Dayton, and Nancy of Washington D.C.; supportive cousin - Ralph of Georgetown, and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 3, 2014 at the Bethel Baptist Church, located 401 Paul Laurence Dunbar Street, in Dayton. Rev. Charles Brown will officiate. Visitation will be from 10 - 11 a.m. Friday at the church. Interment will be in the Dayton National Cemetery in Dayton. The Cahall Funeral Home in Georgetown, serving the family.
If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Brian Grant Foundation, 720 NW #300 Portland, Oregon 97209 or on the website at www.Briangrant.org
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.Cahallfuneralhomes.com.