Mr. Robert J. Pryor, 77 of Frederick, MD., passed away Sunday, May 7, 2006 at his home. He was the husband of Martha Fisher Pryor his wife of 58 years.
Born February 19, 1929 in Smithsburg, MD he was the son of the late Bruce Gordon and Ethel Kuhn Wolfe Pryor.
Mr. Pryor was of Baptist Faith. He loved to butcher, fish, hunt and garden. He especially enjoyed teaching others about the things he loved to do. He was a farmer all of his life farming in Dickerson for 20 years and on Opossumtown Pike for 35 years.
In addition to his wife he is survived by his children Linda Mae Pryor of Frederick, Robert Douglas Pryor of Boonsboro, Regina Ann Kline and husband Robert of Thurmont, Edwina Marie Beachley and husband William, Janet Rhinecker all of Boonsboro and Glenn Allen Early and wife Kathy of Frederick. His grandchildren Dawn Pryor, Nicole Pryor, Stacy Dill, Jimmy Kline, Bradley Rhinecker, Leon Early, Austin Pryor, Thomas Rhinecker and Lillian Rhinecker. One great granddaughter Brittany Dill. He was preceded in death by his son Perry Lee Pryor.
Visitation: The family will receive friends at the Stauffer Funeral Home, 1621 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, MD. Wednesday May 10, 2006 from 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 p.m.
Services: Services will be held Thursday, May 11 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Michael Davidson and Pastor Edward Hartman officiating. Entombment Resthaven Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers contributions to People's Baptist Church, 6648 Carpenter Road, Frederick, MD 21703 or to Hospice of Frederick County, P. O. Box 1799, Frederick, MD 21702.