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Benjamin Pritchett

Benjamin “Mac” McCallum Pritchett, age 83, died Friday, Dec. 21, 2018, at Greenbrier Meadows Assisted Living in Martin. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Murphy Funeral Home in Martin with Rev. Randy Cooper officiating. Burial will follow in East Side Cemetery in Martin. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. Thursday until funeral time. Pallbearers will be Michael Pritchett, Mac Pritchett, Will Baldwin, Travis Baldwin, Chris Pritchett, Jon Pritchett, Scott McDonald and Kye Jewell. Honorary Pallbearers are Rusty Goad and Charlie Rayburn. Pritchett was a graduate of Martin High School and UT Knoxville where is was a member of the Alpha Tau Omega fraternity. He was retired from Ag Business and was a member of First United Methodist Church in Martin. Pritchett is survived by his wife, Dee Pritchett of Martin; his children, Mike (Marcia) Pritchett of Hutchinson, Kans., Amy (Bill) Baldwin of Montgomery, Texas, Beth (Paul) Arnold of Katy, Texas and Brittan (Aaron) Knott of Martin; brothers, Bob (Margaret) Pritchett and E.B. “Buddy” Pritchett Jr.; eight grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, E.B. Pritchett, Sr. and Madeline Hall Pritchett; and one brother, Bill Pritchett. Memorials to UTM Golf Team or UTM Football Team at UT Martin, 554 University Street, Development Office, Martin, TN  38238. Online tributes may be left at

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