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Funeral Service

Suffolk Christian Church
Thursday June 2nd, 2022

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Graveside Service

Westlawn Cemetery
Friday June 3rd, 2022

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Betty Jane Oliver Pritchard

Betty Jane Oliver Pritchard, 87, of Suffolk, Va. went to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 29, 2022. She was the daughter of the late Laura and Robert Oliver. Jane was a retired clerk of the Suffolk Juvenile and Domestic Courts. She was a member of Suffolk Christian Church for over 60 years.

She is survived by her loving husband, James Griggs Pritchard, Sr.; daughters, Carolyn West McGuire (Mike), Laura West Carter (Marty), and Mary A. West; and grandchildren, John Carr (Alisha), Jacob K. Cogley, April Nell McGuire (Dash), and Catherine McGuire. The family extends a special thanks to the staff at Lake Prince Woods whom she loved.

Her funeral service will be 11:00am on Thursday, June 2, 2022, at Suffolk Christian Church, 216 N. Main St. Suffolk, with Pastor Tracy Hartman officiating. A reception will immediately follow in the church fellowship hall. Burial will take place the following day, Friday, 11:00 am at Westlawn Memorial Cemetery, 1909 West Main Street Extension, Elizabeth City, NC 27909. R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral and Crematory is serving the family. Online condolences may be registered at RWBakerFH.com

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Dear Family,
On behalf of the City of Suffolk Treasurer's Office, I want to extend to you our sincerest sympathy on the loss of Betty. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time.
Ronald H. Williams, City Treasurer and STaff

Ronald H. Williams Jun 3 2022 11:15 AM

Aunt Betty Jane will be missed in so many ways, her sweetness, wonderful sense of humor, her smile and those baby blues. She will bring much joy and love to those who went before her.

Kenneth Marshall Jun 3 2022 10:07 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Jane Pritchard

Billy & Mollie Moore Jun 2 2022 2:26 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Jane Pritchard

Marty and Mike Debranski Jun 2 2022 9:46 AM

I’m so sorry for Jane’s loss. She was a lovely lady. Sending my condolences to all her loved ones.

Kay Weaver Hurley Jun 1 2022 5:59 PM

My condolences to all the family. Jane was a very sweet lady. I worked with her a very long time ago at the Suffolk Commonweath Attorney's Office. She was a fun person to be around. She will be missed.

Sylvia Diggs Jun 1 2022 7:22 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Jane Pritchard

Elizabeth Staton Jun 1 2022 12:48 AM

Pritchard, I’m so sorry to hear about your loss. Jane was a sweet lady who helped many people at
JDR. My prayers are with you.

Regina Rountree Thacker May 31 2022 10:17 AM

To Carolyn, Laura and Mary: So sorry for the loss of your Mom. She will be missed.

Donald and Roseland Worrell May 31 2022 10:05 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Jane Pritchard

Tiffany Antonucci May 31 2022 9:59 AM

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