Vina Marie “Tiffy” (Shell) Pritchett, 61, of Stilwell, Oklahoma passed away Wednesday, October 7, 2020, in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. She was born in Tahlequah, Oklahoma to Sam and Nannie (Foster) Shell on January 31, 1959.
She was preceded in death by her maternal and paternal grandparents; parents; two brothers, Haskell Williams Jr., and Mike Shell; three sisters, Mary Tidwell, Barbara Stepp, and Norma Shell; and niece, Sara Pritchett.
Vina was a member of Piney Creek Baptist Church. She was a natural caregiver and would give the shirt off her own back. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. Tiffy enjoyed playing Candy Crush, going to local yard sales, and attending gospel singings. Lastly, she always enjoyed her daily gossip sessions with her sister, Peggy.
Left to cherish her memories is her husband of over 40 years, Rufus Lee Pritchett of the home; Michael Pritchett of Stilwell; children, Gary Pritchett and wife Jennifer of Cedarville, Arkansas, Rufus Pritchett Jr. and wife Kelly of Tahlequah, Sammy Pritchett of Stilwell, Kevin Pritchett and wife Sylvia of Stilwell, Kyle Pritchett and wife Brandy of Stilwell; Kaylan Pritchett of Stilwell, and Morgan Pritchett of Stilwell; 20 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; siblings, John Williams of Kansas City, Missouri, Peggy Ross and husband Jim of Stilwell, Lucas Shell and wife Kathy of Stilwell, Erma Shell of Stilwell, Dorothy Shell of Stilwell, Laura Rust and husband Gary of Tahlequah, Sandra Vann and husband Ferris of Stilwell, and Alice Duncan and husband Jimmy of Stilwell; a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives also survive her.
A visitation will be held from 4 pm to 8 pm, Monday, October 12, 2020, at New Life Church in Stilwell. A Funeral Service will be held at 1 pm, Tuesday, October 13, 2020, at New Life Church with Bro. Steve Campbell officiating. A burial will follow in the Echota Cemetery in Stilwell.
Arrangements and Services are entrusted to Parsons-Canoe-Beggs Funeral Home of Collinsville, Oklahoma. Expressions of sympathy for the Pritchett family may be left by visiting www.pcbfuneralgroup.com.