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Lev Herrington PRICHARD, III

Lev Herrington PRICHARD, III[1]

Male 1937 - 2009  (72 years)

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  • Name Lev Herrington PRICHARD 
    Suffix III 
    Born 04 Mar 1937  Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 07 Apr 2009  Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I745  Prichard - Thompson Genealogy
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2013 

    Father Lev Herrington PRICHARD, Jr.,   b. 3 Jun 1908, Meadville, Franklin, Mississippi, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1950, Hachita, Grant, New Mexico, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Mother Helen PRUIT,   b. 08 Dec 1910, Jacksonville, Cherokee, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1996, San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 9 Nov 1932  Smith Co., Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F154  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
    +1. Living
    +2. Living
    Family ID F149  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 04 Mar 1937 - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 07 Apr 2009 - Corpus Christi, Nueces, Texas, United States Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Lev Prichard Sr. & Lev III
    Lev Prichard Sr. & Lev III

    Documents
    1940 US Federal Census - Lev H Prichard III
    1940 US Federal Census - Lev H Prichard III
    Year: 1940; Census Place: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma; Roll: T627_3342; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 78-10

  • Notes 
    • Lev Herrington Prichard III, 72, died at his home in Corpus Christi early Tuesday, April 7, 2009. The only son of Lev H. Prichard Jr. and Helen Pruit Prichard Davis Matthews, he was born in Oklahoma City, OK, on March 4,1937. The family moved to San Antonio in 1948, where he attended San Antonio Academy and Texas Military Institute. He graduated from Judson Academy, Scottsdale, AZ, in 1955. He earned a bachelor's degree in agriculture at Penn State University, State College, PA, in 1959 with additional studies in ranch management at TCU, Fort Worth. He was co-owner, with his mother and stepfather, Russell Davis, of Hereford Hills Ranch in Blanco Co., TX. In 1961 he moved to Corpus Christi, where he worked at the family business. Worldwide Travel. Two years later he joined Lloyd Shelley at Shelley's Travel Service. Since 1976 he and Ralph Storm have been partners in Storm-Prichard Co. He cared deeply for the welfare of his adopted hometown and quietly but generously supported a multitude of cultural, educational, human welfare and religious organizations in the area. He was a longtime member of First Baptist Church and had served as an advisory director of the Bank of Corpus Christi and its successor IBC, Driscoll Children's Hospital, Salvation Army and Youth City, member of the TAMU-CC President's Council and was a Rotary Harris Fellow. He loved Baylor football and twice served on the Baylor Bear Foundation Board. He was a lifetime honorary member of the Letterman's Association. Baylor University honored him with a degree Alumnus Honoris Causa and the Herbert H. Reynolds Award for Meritorious Service. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Ella Wall Prichard; a son, Lev H. Prichard IV, Dallas; a daughter, Margaret "Peggy" Prichard Fagan, Corpus Christi; daughter-in-law, Cheri Mathis Prichard, Dallas; son-in-law, Scott Fagan, Corpus Christi; grandsons. Lev H. Prichard V and Evan Prichard, Dallas; granddaughters, Elaina Fagan and Leslie Fagan, Corpus Christi; and cousins Betty Lou Linehan, Dallas; Barbara Ratliff, Fort Worth; and Janet Fisher, Hempstead. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 9, at First Baptist Church, 3115 Ocean Drive, Dr. Paul Armes, president, Wayland Baptist University, Plainview, TX, officiating, assisted by Rev. E. C. Gaertner and Rev. Grover Pinson. The burial service will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Foster Angels, First Baptist Church, Baylor University or the charity of your choice.

  • Sources 
    1. [S14519] 1940 US Federal Census, Bureau of the Census, (United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls.) (Reliability: 2).
      Year: 1940; Census Place: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma; Roll: T627_3342; Page: 14B; Enumeration District: 78-10