CLAUDIA LEE PRITCHETT Lee was born in Wichita, Kan., the daughter of Claude and Bernice Stephenson. She moved to Terre Haute, Ind. when she was 6 years old. Following her high school years, she did modeling for 2 years in Chicago, Ill. She attended Indiana University. Lee moved to Nevada in 1973, and lived for a time near Reno and then located in Tonopah, Nev., where she met Robert F. Pritchett. They were married in Tonopah in 1985. She had three children; Brenda (Ian) Hewitt, Bradley Heyen, and Diana (Manny) Carillo, and three stepchildren; Robert R. Pritchett, Karla (Danny) Bearden, and Gail (Jesus) Alvarez. She also has many grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. She was a member of the Moose, and past president of the Pahrump Arts Council. Dancing was her passion, she was a member of the Nevada Silver Tappers, and her greatest love, The Sun Country Cloggers. Services will be held Friday, March 1, 11:00 A.M. at Pahrump Family Mortuary.

Published in Pahrump Valley Times from Feb. 25 to Feb. 27, 2013