DAVENPORT — Funeral services to celebrate the life of Jay Pribble, 42, of Davenport, will be 11 a.m. Thursday, June 20, in the All Faith Chapel at the Halligan McCabe DeVries Funeral Home, 614 Main St., downtown Davenport. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery, Davenport. The family will greet friends 10-11 a.m. Thursday. Pastor Dave Revelle will celebrate the service.
Jay died Sunday, June 16, 2013, at his residence in Davenport following a courageous battle with cancer.
Jay Christopher Pribble was born Jan. 23, 1971, a son of Donald E. and Deborah K. (Williams) Pribble. He graduated with honors from West High School Class of 1988; he received his associate degree from Scott Community College where he was on the Dean’s List.
He had been employed at WJM Plastics and Uncle Bill’s Pizza most recently. Jay was a trivia whiz, winning a trip to the Super Bowl and a large screen television at trivia nights. He was a movie and history buff, and an avid sports fan. He was a very independent, never asking anything from anyone; he was a compassionate and caring person, with a golden heart.
Memorials can be made to the family in Jay’s name.
Those left to cherish his memory include his mother, Debbie and Everett Strawhacker; his father, Don Pribble; brothers, Terry Pribble, Chad Strawhacker and Todd Strawhacker, all of Davenport; a sister, Chris Kane, Cambridge, Ill.; nephews, Cody Pribble, Zach Pribble and Ryan Strawhacker, all of Davenport, and Trevor Kane, Travis Kane, and T.J. Kane, all of Cambridge; his grandmother, Bobbie Dhaemers, Sun City, Ariz.; and aunts, uncles, cousins and good friends.
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He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Dwight and Betty Williams and Elvern and Erma Pribble, and an uncle, Bruce Williams.
Online remembrances and condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting Jay’s obituary at www.hmdfuneralhome.com.