Robert Emmet (Bob) Pryor, Jr.


Robert Emmet (Bob) Pryor, Jr., was born in Palestine, Texas on July 22, 1946. He passed away suddenly at his home in Emerald Bay in Bullard on Friday, March 16, 2018.

He graduated from Palestine High School in 1960. Bob attended Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tenn., where he met and married Joan Fall Bandy. Bob graduated from The University of Texas in 1966.

Bob was a Paul Harris Fellow in Rotary and, at one time, in the Navy Reserve. He was an active member of the Lake Palestine Yacht Club and a handyman for many of the “Widow Ladies” at Emerald Bay.

He was preceded in death by his parents and wife. Bob is survived by several cousins and many friends.

We will celebrate Bob’s life on Friday, April 20 at The Purple Pig on Hwy 155, (a.k.a. Bob’s office) starting at 6 p.m.

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