Melissa Pritt
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Melissa Hope Pritt, 47, of Athens, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at her home.

She was born in Rome, Ga., Aug. 6, 1966, a daughter of the late Thomas and Frances Jones. She was of the Holiness faith.

She loved singing.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory her loving and devoted husband of 12 years, Sherman Pritt; daughter, Jennifer Frances Jones; son, William Jackson Jones; grandchildren: Gabriel Jones, Michael Jones, DeAndre Smith and Alisha Smith; sisters: Tammy Allen and April Wheaton; brothers: Tommy Jones, Danny Jones and Mark Jones; special friend, Sandra Blayney; and numerous other extended family members and a host of special friends.

A graveside service is planned for Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Harold Carmon officiating.

You are encouraged to share a memory of Melissa and/or your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial web page and guestbook at

Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the Pritt family with these arrangements.