Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

December 28, 2012

Rebecca “Jo” Josephine Peery Prichard - 1931-2012


The Independent

TEMECULA, CA — Rebecca “Jo” Josephine Peery Prichard, 81, of Temecula, Calif., died peacefully on Tuesday morning, Dec. 11, 2012, at her home.  

Jo was born on April 11, 1931, in Ashland, a daughter of the late Thomas Hobart and Easter Daniel Peery. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Joyce Charlene and Peggy Jeane Peery; and a brother, Thomas Brady Peery.

Jo was raised in Ashland and graduated from Ashland High School in 1949. She moved to southern California in early 1960, and has lived there since.   

Jo is survived by her husband, Don Prichard and three sons, Gary (Theresa), Robin (Julie) and Jay Dean (Karen) Prichard; and one daughter, Dani Jo (Don) Taulli, all of California; two sisters, Betty Harn of Portland, Ore.; and Sylvia Walters of Ashland; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews and other family and friends.

A memorial service was held in her home garden on Dec. 15, 2012, with many family and friends in attendance.  

Donations may be made in her memory to your favorite charity, and condolences may be mailed to the family at 31252 Hiawatha Court, Temecula, CA. 92592.