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Robert Ingram PRICHARD, III

Robert Ingram PRICHARD, III

Male 1938 - 2017  (78 years)

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  • Name Robert Ingram PRICHARD 
    Suffix III 
    Nickname Little RIP 
    Born 4 Dec 1938  Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Dec 2017  Carrier, Pearl River, Mississippi, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Funeral Services for Robert ?Rip? Ingram Prichard, III, age 78, of Carriere, Mississippi, who
      passed away Saturday, December 2, 2017, will be held Thursday, December 7, 2017, at
      3:00 pm at First Baptist Church of Picayune.

      Visitation will be Thursday, December 7, 2017, from 12:00 pm until 3:00 pm at First Baptist
      Church of Picayune.

      Burial will be in New Palestine Cemetery under the direction of McDonald Funeral Home.
      Dr. Keith Warden will officiate the service.

      Born in Atlanta, Georgia, and raised in Jackson, Mississippi, he attended McCallie
      Preparatory School, Chattanooga, Tennessee; he graduated from Murrah High School,
      Jackson, Mississippi. Rip graduated from undergraduate school at The University of
      Alabama, with a BS Degree in 1960 in Commerce and Business Administration, and he
      graduated with an LLB and JD Degree in 1963 from The University of Alabama School of
      Law. Rip was in the private practice of Law from 1963-1972, with the Law firm of Stewart &
      Prichard, Picayune, Mississippi. He became Circuit Judge, for the 15th Circuit Court District,
      comprised of Jefferson Davis, Lamar, Lawrence, Marion and Pearl River Counties, from
      1972 until 2010. He became Circuit Judge in 1972, re-elected in 1974 in first primary. Rip
      was re-elected in 1978 without opposition. He was re-elected in 1982 in the first primary, and
      retired in 2010. Rip served as City Judge of Picayune, Mississippi from 1969, until becoming
      Circuit Judge in October of 1972. He was The Youth Court Referee in Pearl River County
      from 1968-1972. Rip was admitted to practice in all courts of the State of Mississippi and the
      State of Alabama, including the Supreme Court of each state, and he was admitted to
      practice in all Federal District Courts; including the Southern District of Mississippi and he
      was admitted to practice in the United States 5th Circuit Court of Appeals. He was a
      member of the Mississippi, Alabama, and American Bar Associations; a member of
      American Judicature Society and a past member of Alternate Resolution and Dispute
      Committee of the Mississippi State Bar. Rip was the Co-Chairman of the Criminal Justice
      Task Force of the Mississippi State Bar Association.

      He was elected to Who?s Who of American Trial Lawyers and Who?s Who of the American
      Judiciary. Rip was an Adjunct Instructor at University of Southern Mississippi. He was Co-
      Chairman of Criminal Rules Committee appointed by the Supreme Court of Mississippi. Rip
      also received the Mississippi Bar Association Award for Judicial Excellence on July 13,
      2002. He was a Past member, Vice-President, President elect and member of Board of
      Directors of the Picayune Rotary Club; Past member of the Board of Directors of the
      1/2 Picayune Jaycees and Picayune Chamber of Commerce; and a Past Director of the R&D
      Center. Rip was Past member of the Board of Directors of the Picayune YMCA. Rip was a
      Founding member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon Social Fraternity at the University of Alabama. He
      received the National award of Sigma Alpha Epsilon for Highest Effort in the Category of
      Law in 1993. Rip was a member of the Commerce Executive Society of the University of
      Alabama; and a Life member of the Professional Fraternity of Delta Sigma Pi. Rip attained
      the rank of Eagle Scout while participating in the Boy Scout program.
      At his death, he served as an Executive Board Member of the Pine Burr Area Council of the
      Boy Scouts of America. He was past Finance Chairman of Pine Burr Area Council. Rip
      served as District Chairman of the Tung Belt District of the Pine Burr Council of Boy Scouts
      of America, and was Awarded the Silver Beaver Award in 1993 by the Boy Scouts of
      America on nomination of the Pine Burr Council. Rip was a Major in the Civil Air Patrol and a
      Member of National Rifle Association.

      He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Ingram Prichard, Jr. and Novello Mayo
      Prichard.

      Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Marie Hutchinson Prichard; his sons, Robert ?Rip?
      Ingram (Angela) Prichard, IV, Jeffrey Wayne (Wendy) Prichard; and daughters, Chelye
      (Steve) Amis and Tonya (Shaun) Ramsay; 10 grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.

      Obituary, register book, and driving directions can be found on the internet page, at
      www.mcdonaldfh.com

      Contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church of Picayune, REG Building Fund,
      P.O. Box 477, Picayune, Mississippi 39466.
    Buried 7 Dec 2017  New Palestine Cemetery, Picayune, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I27  Prichard - Thompson Genealogy
    Last Modified 7 Dec 2017 

    Father Robert Ingram PRICHARD, II,   b. 18 Aug 1909, Franklin Co., Mississippi. United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Apr 1978, Jackson, Hinds, Mississippi, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Eva Novello MAYO,   b. 28 Jun 1906, Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jan 1992, Jackson, Hinds, Mississippi, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Headstones
    Robert Ingram and Novela Prichard
    Robert Ingram and Novela Prichard
    Lakewood Memorial Park, Jackson, Hinds, Mississippi
    Family ID F86  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Living 
    Children 
     1. Robert Ingram PRICHARD, IV,   b. Picayune, Pearl River, Mississippi, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Jeff PRICHARD,   b. Picayune, Pearl River, Mississippi, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Chelye Elizabeth PRICHARD,   b. Picayune, Pearl River, Mississippi, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 7 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F838  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Marie HUTCHINSON 
    Last Modified 7 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F2397  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Ruth Marilyn FLEMING 
    Married 11 Jan 1992  Josephine, Oregon, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 7 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F2396  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 4 Marie HUTCHINSON 
    Last Modified 7 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F2398  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Dec 1938 - Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Dec 2017 - Carrier, Pearl River, Mississippi, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Robert Ingram Prichard II & III
    Robert Ingram Prichard II & III
    Robert Ingram Prichard III
    Robert Ingram Prichard III

    Documents
    Eva Novello Mayo death certificate
    Eva Novello Mayo death certificate
    Jackson, Hinds, Mississippi
    Robert Ingram Prichard II death certificate
    Robert Ingram Prichard II death certificate
    Jackson, Hinds, Mississippi
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