Pryse Cornett

February 01, 2024
Pryse Cornett Pryse Cornett

Pryse Cornett, 86, of Manchester, KY, passed away Tuesday, January 30th, at his home.

Pryse was born in Oneida, KY on December 22, 1937, a son of the late Hiram and Frances Nolan Cornett.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Sarah Collins Cornett.

Pryse is survived by his children: Pearl Cornett of Sevierville, TN, Samuel Cornett of Salem, IN, Hiram Cornett of Salem, IN, and Mary Cornett of Skull Branch.

He is also survived by 9 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren; and the following brother and sisters: Hiram Cornett, Jr. of Manchester, Evelyn Strunk of Milan, IN, Janie Dawes of Norwood, IN, Mary Wilson of Scottsburg, IN, Lorna Madden of Milan, IN, and Flora Jean Harris-Morgan of Salem, IN.

In addition to his wife and parents, Pryse was preceded in death by his daughter, Elsie Bishop; by his grandchildren, Kent Barger and Mary F. Cornett; and by the following siblings: Arnold Cornett, James Cornett, Alfred Cornett, Lewis Cornett, and Pearl Cornett.

Services will be held at 2:00 PM on Monday, February 5th at Britton Funeral Home, with Todd Hicks officiating. Burial will follow at the Hensley-Ulysses Creek Cemetery in Bear Branch, KY.

Visitation will be held from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM on Monday, February 5th at Britton Funeral Home.