Dana Diana Pruitt Chong

October 4, 2017

Dana Diana Pruitt Chong, 66, of Atmore, AL, gained her angel wings on Saturday, September 30,2017, at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola, FL. She was a retired branch manager at Mutual Finance Inc. of Atmore for many years. She was born in Centre, AL on January 17, 1951, to the late Howard and Nell Pruitt. She was a member of Destiny Worship Center.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her father-in-law, Lee Chong, Sr.; and brother-in-law, John Hammonds.

Survivors include her loving and devoted husband, Lee Chong, Jr.; three daughters: Dana Lynn Blocker, Teresa and Claude Riley of Atmore, AL, Christina and Chip Hawks of Richfield, NC; and one son, Gary and Rachel Chong of St.Mary’s, GA; eight grandchildren, Jonathan and Stephanie Chong, Wesley and Audrey Sprinkle, Cody Sprinkle, LaShane Styron, Claudero and Amjamiece Riley, Mia Riley, Nicholos Blocker and Justin Blocker, Benjamin, William, Noah and Emelia Chong, Hunter, Kaylea and Elaina Hawks; nine great-grandchildren, Adrienne, Kaylyn, Traegan and Leland Chong, Brayden and McKenna Sprinkle, Keaten Sprinkle, Layla and Claudero Riley III; and a host of nieces and nephews; one brother, James and Sheila Pruitt of Atmore, AL; two sisters, Nelda Hammonds of Glenco, AL, and Gail and Stephen Brown of Atmore, AL.

Services were held Wednesday, October 4, 2017, from Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home Chapel with Bishop Benard Bishop, Bro. Butch Lee and Bro. J.T. Guyton officiating.

Interment was in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Active pallbearers were Gary Chong, Brandon Bell, Jonathan Chong, Wesley Sprinkle, Cody Sprinkle, and Claudero Riley.

Honorary pallbearers were Nicholas Blocker, Dewayne Pruitt, Justin Blocker and Kevin Thomas.

Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.


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