Mr. Priddy was born Nov. 23, 1941, in Falfurrias to Vita Melba (Crosson) and Jim B. Priddy. He married Jesefa Angelica Perez in Premont on Aug. 7, 1966, and was employed with Nabors-Oil Company. He also served in the U.S. Army.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his wife, Josefa Priddy of Beeville; three children, Theresa (Santos) Zuniga, James (Vickie) Priddy and Tracey Lee (Josie Trejo) Priddy, all of Beeville; eight grandchildren, Gary Lee Garza, Bryan Scott Priddy, Andrew James Priddy, Brittney Renay Priddy, Shawn Michael Zuniga, Gabriel Jay Moreno, Michael Anthony Moreno and Alexandria Ranee Moreno; four sisters, Melba Sue (Carl) Porter of El Dorado, Nancy Lee Priddy of Waterford, Penn., Wanda (Billy) Booth of Olivia and Dolores Jean (Sonny) Schane of Rosenberg; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation was held Friday from 8 to 10 a.m. at Angelus Funeral Home. A memorial service was conducted at 10:30 a.m. with Craig Van Dyke officiating.
Angelus Funeral Home