WILLIAM PRINGLE 2/24/1920 - 1/16/2014 William Pringle, 93, peacefully passed away January 16, 2014. A memorial service will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday January 27, in the chapel at Mead Mortuary, 36930 Irwin Road, Barstow, CA 92311. William was born February 24, 1920, in Russell, Mississippi to Henry and Lucy Pringle. He moved to Barstow in the 1950's and has since been a long time resident. He was employed at the Marine Base in Yermo and then became self-employed. As an adult he went back to school, Barstow high, to get his diploma and eventually published an autobiographical book. He was married to his lovely wife, Omearion, for over 65 years before she passed away July, 2003. He enjoyed spending the entire day working outside in one of his several yards and helping others. He also enjoyed gardening and was especially proud of growing sugar cane in Barstow. He is preceded in death by his parents, wife, seven siblings and a great-grandchild. He is survived by his children, Albert Pringle, David Pringle, Christella Pringle and Christine Brewer. His grandchildren include Debbie, Darlene, Albert, Al, Daniel, Lawrence, Tamara, Surmekia, Robert Jr., Christian, and Brittany.