He was born Nov. 25, 1948 to Audie and Inez (Nichols) Prine. He was a Decorated U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers; Jack Prine, Ronnie Prine and Bill Barnett.
His survivors are his wife; Donna (Steinmetz) Prine, one son; Michael Prine, seven grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren, one brother; Deyvon Prine of Newport and one half sister; Betty Fisher of Newport.
Funeral service were 1 p.m. Saturday, March 9, at Dillinger Funeral Home Chapel.
Burial was in Watson Cemetery.
Visitation was 11 a.m. untill service time.
Arrangements by Dillinger Funeral Home. www.dillingerfuneralhome.com