Paul Pratt, age 61, of Plymouth, Ohio, passed away on Friday, March 18, 2016 at Pristine Senior Living of Willard. He was born on August 25, 1954 in Kingsport, Tennessee to Frank Pratt and Bonnie (Jones) Absher. Paul was a Quality Control Inspector for 15 years at Midwest Industries. He was a member of Willard Church of God of Prophecy of Willard and enjoyed fishing, listening to music and spending time with family, especially with his grandchildren and best friend.
He is survived by his 3 daughters, April (Kevin) Meyer of Plymouth, Kellie Pratt of Plymouth and best friend, Karla Street of Virginia, and Nichole Barnett of Willard; 6 grandchildren, Thomas Meyer, Kelsie Pratt, Ivree Barnett, Autumn Meyer, Bryce Barnett and Pearl Pratt; brother Jerry Pratt of North Carolina; 2 sisters, Donna Pratt of North Carolina and Joyce Absher of North Carolina; best friend, Bruce Simpson; and his children’s loving mother, Vickie Pratt of Willard; favorite brother in law, Alan Reed of Shiloh; 4 favorite nurses, Robin, Jenny, Amanda and Deb.
He is preceded by his father, Frank Pratt; brother-in-law, Steve Reed and son-in-law, Len Barnett, Jr.
A special thank you to Stein Hospice for the love, compassion, and care at this time of need.
Per Paul’s request, he will be cremated and there will be a private family gathering on Monday, March 21, 2016 in his memory. Secor Funeral Home assisted his family in making arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to Secor Funeral Home in Paul’s name. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com
Vicki, and girls I am so sorry to hear about Doug my thoughts and prayers are with you
Kelly, I am sorry about your loss. (Karla, Kelly Jeremy… Friends forever.)
Uncle Doug will always hold a special place in my heart, he always knew how to put a smile on everyone’s face! I love you all and continue to pray for comfort duing this difficult time.
Cousins … I am so sorry for the loss of your dad and gpa… Love you all and am thinking of you all and sending prayers . My heart hurts for you. I’m here for you always .