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Mary Belle Pryor-Jones

May 13, 1932 ~ May 31, 2022 (age 90)

Obituary

Mary Belle Pryor Jones

Mary Belle Jones began her journey on May 13, 1932 and quietly reached her destination on May 31, 2022.

Mary was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey to the parents of Elwood and Vernice Pryor.

After graduating from Edison High School in Elizabeth NJ with a LPN nursing certificate, she started her career at Elizabeth General Hospital. When Elizabeth General Hospital closed, she transferred to Trinitas  Regional Medical Center. Where she ended her nursing career after 55 years.

Mary was a long time faithful member of Liberty Baptist Church in Elizabeth, NJ.  After she was unable to attend worship services, she would watch Sunday services on her IPAD. 

Mary loved to travel to different countries such as Africa, Spain, Portugal,Aruba, Hawaii and many others throughout her life time.  She loved bowling so much, she joined a bowling league to keep her busy when she wasn’t working or  traveling.

Mary joins in eternity her parents Elwood and Vernice Pryor, her brother Elwood Pryor, sister-in-laws Arlethia  and Rose Pryor and nieces Lucille Floyd, Peggy and Susan Pryor.  Nephew Myles Pryor.

Celebrating Mary’s life and cherishing her memory is her brother Robert Pryor (Lyla), Nieces, Vernice Pryor, Kia Pryor, Cherishe Floyd Braggs, Nichole Floyd and Edna Brantly.  Nephews, Larry Pryor (Renee), Robert Floyd, Charles Starks and Curtis Pryor and a host of great nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.  Mary will be missed by so many.

 

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
June 18, 2022

8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Smith Funeral Home
455 North Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07208

Funeral Service
Saturday
June 18, 2022

9:00 AM
Smith Funeral Home
455 North Broad Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07208

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