Obituary for Lonnie Robert Prim

Lonnie Robert Prim, age 61 of Allisonia passed away Sunday, January 27, 2019 at the Lewis-Gale Medical Center, Salem.

Born September 5, 1957 in Bluefield, WV he was the son of the late James Beauford Prim & Margaret Ann Safewright Prim. His brothers – Lewis Thomas, Arthur Buford, John, Jr., Timothy Dean Prim, sister – Della Mae Prim and granddaughter Alyya Prim also preceded him in death.

He is survived by his  


Sandra Kay Prim – Allisonia


David Maurice Baker – Pulaski

Jessica Christina & Ruth Diane Prim – Allisonia

Daisy Shianna Prim – Pulaski


Jevon DeShay Prim, Santanna Kay Prim, Demeatruis Kelsaw and Calyha Kelsaw


Clyde Vernon (Wanda) Prim – Pulaski

Vernon Andrew Prim- MD


Pearlena Peoples – Pulaski

Tammy Jean (Kenneth) Jones – Bedford

Mary Rena Prim – Aberdeen, MD

Margie Ann & Michael Earnest Sawyer – Pulaski

Special In-laws

Walter Wayne Baker & Debbie Elaine Johnson

Special Neighbor

Michael Cox – thanks for all his help

He was beloved and cherished by numerous nieces and nephews

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM – Saturday, February 2, 2019 at the Randolph Avenue United Methodist Church with Dr. Karen Black officiating. Interment will follow at the Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin.

The family will receive friends one hour before service time at the church.

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Bower Funeral Homes, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.