He served in the United States Army Air Force during WWII.
On Jan. 18, 1946, he married Mary Adams, who preceded him in death of Oct. 18, 2000. He was also preceded in death by a brother: Charles "Chuck" Pride and two brothers in infancy.
Survivors include one daughter, Kaye Brown, of Kennett; one grandson, Robert Brown and wife, Irma, of Bath, Penn.; one great-granddaughter, Suzan Craft, of Bath, and other relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Tuesday, Nov. 1, at McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 2, at McDaniel Chapel in Kennett with Rev. Gary Carter officiating.
Burial will follow in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.
Pallbearers are Odie Wake, David Lagore, Kenny Wilson, Robert D. Brown and Robert S. Brown.
Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com.