Memorial services will be at 3:00 p.m., Saturday, March 31, 2018, at First Baptist Church with Dr. Howie Batson officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
James was born August 25, 1944, in Lubbock to Joseph Thomas and Iva Dee Pridmore. He graduated from Monterey High School and earned a Bachelor’s degree in business from Texas Tech University. James married the love of his life, Kathryn Maurine Perry on June 14, 1969, in Lubbock.
After 35 years with the United States Postal Service, James became the church administrator for The Church at Quail Creek and San Jacinto Baptist for 14 years.
James’ greatest joy in life was following his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ and serving others.
James was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Thomas Pridmore, and sister, Donna Ben Pridmore.
Survivors include his wife, Kathy Pridmore, of Amarillo; three daughters, Carrie Hoover and husband Andrew, Christi Richardson and husband Cory, and Stephanie Drozell and husband Brad; his mother, Iva Dee Pridmore; a sister, Glenda Whiteley and husband Glen; and grandchildren, Morgan Hoover, Madison Hoover, Will Richardson, Grant Richardson, Brock Richardson, James Cary Drozell, Jude Drozell, and Kathryn Drozell.