Obituaries

Gary Lee Priddy 1947 - 2008 Afton, Okla.

Memorial services for Gary Lee Priddy, 61, Afton, Okla., will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 17, at Hillview Church of God, Kansas City, Kan. Cremation is planned.
Mr. Priddy died Saturday, Dec. 20, 2008, from an apparent heart attack.
He was born Feb. 19, 1947, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of Lawrence and Myrtle Ellen Priddy. He attended Washington High School in Kansas City, Kan.
Mr. Priddy was married to Phyllis Priddy from Dec. 17, 1966 to April 3, 1993. He then married Evelyn Priddy on Sept. 22, 2008. Both survive.
He was a member of Local Division 130 of Brotherhood Locomotive Engineers. Mr. Priddy retired in June 2007 from Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway as a locomotive engineer after 36 years of service.
Other survivors include four daughters, Bobbi Miller, Bekki Priddy, Susan Hullum and Melissa Lea; two sons, Scott Priddy and Anthony Lea; two sisters, Dee Calhoon and Vickie Reeves; and 10 grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to the American Heart Association, Children’s Mercy Hospital or Sunflower House.