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Oscar Clinton Prevette

March 8, 1957 ~ March 19, 2020 (age 63)

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Oscar Clinton Prevette, 63, of Franklin, NC passed away Thursday, March 19, 2020. Oscar was born March 8, 1957 in Surry County, North Carolina to the late Royal Prevette and Betty Prevette. He owned and operated his own automotive upholstery business. Oscar enjoyed camping, kayaking, fishing, being outside, and loved day trips. His greatest enjoyment was being with his family and grandchildren. Oscar was a member of the Briar Creek Baptist Church in Roaring River, NC.


Oscar is survived by his loving wife Janet Prevette of Franklin; a daughter, Sheena Prevette of Chicago, IL; two sons, Nathan Prevette  (Vanessa) of Franklin and Eric Prevette of Franklin; eleven grandchildren, Nathan, Ethan, Isabella, Lily, Gavin, Eli, Kegan, Paxton, Bronwyn, Austin and Payton; eight siblings, Leisa Dzeskewicz, Ann Staley, Eddie Pardue, Jimmy Pardue, Tony Pardue, Debbie Long, Peggy Childers and Phyllis Luffman; stepmother, Myrtle Pardue and a sister-in-law, Susie Hiner. In addition to his parents, Oscar is preceded in death by his biological father, Wint Pardue and a daughter Angel Prevette.


A funeral service will be held at 2:00PM Monday, March 23, 2020 at the Briar Creek Baptist. Burial will follow in the church cemetery in Roaring River, North Carolina. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. -2:00 p.m. at the church. A Visitation in Franklin, will be Saturday, March 21, 2020 from 5:00pm-7:00pm at Bryant-Grant Funeral Home and Crematory.  


The family requests that all flowers be sent to Briar Creek Baptist Church, 10869 Old 60, Roaring River, NC 28669 for the Monday service.


With respect of the COVID19, the family is asking for social distancing during visitation and the funeral service.


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March 21, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Bryant-Grant Funeral Home
105 West Main Street
Franklin, NC 28734

March 23, 2020

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Briar Creek Baptist

Funeral Service
March 23, 2020

2:00 PM
Briar Creek Baptist

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