James F. Pritchett, 84, of Girard, passed away on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, at Northside Medical Center. Jim was born June 21, 1933 in Princeton, West Virginia, the son of Giles F. and Virginia M. (Testerman) Pritchett. He was a U.S. Army veteran serving his country during the Korean War. He had worked as a production supervisor and plant manager for C&C Metal Processing in Oakland, Calf. and also as a ship repairman for Marine Hydrolysis International. After his retirement Jim worked for Jib Jab for many years. Jim was a member of the First Christian Church serving on numerous committees of the church. He was an avid bowler and was an the church league and Senior Citizens leagues. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Joyce A. Pritchett, whom he married February 14, 1985, his daughter Kimberly Ann Crawford of Idaho, his step son James (Holly) Jones of Youngstown, step daughter Jill (Dominic) Falgiani of Girard, and five grandchildren. Besides his parents, Jim is preceded in death by his sisters Bonnie and Betty and brothers Albert, Giles Jr. and Francis. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, April 14th, 11:00 AM at First Christian Church in Girard . Visit www.blackstonefuneralhome.com to view this obituary and to send any condolences to the family.