J.L. Prickett, 62, of Wilmar passed away on December 8, 2015 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.
He was a retired mechanic for Select Concrete and of the Pentecostal faith.
He was born on November 26, 1953 in Corsicana, Texas and was the son of the late Oscar Leslie Galloway and Loney Moore Prickett Galloway.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Donna Lindsey Prickett; two brothers, Cecil and Calvin Prickett; and two sisters, Helen Whitehead and Allie Burdett.
Survivors include two sons, Johnny Prickett of Ft. Worth, Texas and Jimmy Prickett of Monticello; four daughters, Rae Lynn Macon and husband Mickey of Monticello, Jodie Polk of Abilene, Texas, Katherine Prickett of Clyde, Texas and Talida Prickett of Wilmar; four brothers, Walter Prickett, Emmett Prickett, E. C. Prickett and Leslie Tooter Galloway all of Texas; three sisters, Joyce Parmer and Billie Johnson both of Texas and Barbara Luttrell of N.M.; three grandchildren, Ricky Windham and Tallen Macon both of Wilmar and Layla Prickett of Monticello and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Graveside service will be held on December 12 at 10 a,m. at Green Hill Cemetery. Visitation is December 11 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Stephenson Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello.