Corey loved his family. He also loved life and lived it to the fullest.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, James and Luella Pryor.
Surviving are one son, Keshon Pryor;
one daughter, Kourtney Pryor;
his father, Richard Pryor Sr. of Carbondale, IL;
his mother, Shelly Sankey, of Springfield, IL;
two brothers, Elijah Lacy and Richard Pryor Jr.;
two sisters, Tekoa Sankey and Keilah Pryor;
grandparents, Earl and Emma Nelson;
a special aunt and uncle, Tasha and Jeremy Nelson;
numerous Nelson and Pryor aunts and uncles;
and his “brother from another mother”, Elijah Hamilton.
Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, November 7, 2015, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, November 7, 2015, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Condolences Left For Corey Pryor
Corey, love you man. I had some of my greatest moments with you. For our experiences as adolescents, I am ever grateful homie. To the family: Thank you for opening your home to me, and making sure that I was taken care of.
Marlon P. Connley , Houston , Texas , 77080
Corey, you will always be in our hearts. You were a wonderful father..Every time I see Kourtney I still can’t believe how much she looks like you! Love you Corey
Chelsey A., , ,
To the family I am so sorry for your loss there are not enough words that I could write to let you how I feel for your family, keep faith in God and think of the good times you shared .
Clyde Lacy, Pasco, Wa., 99301
Corre always be special in my heart and I promise you that I will never forget you you always like to have fun I always had for lunch every time I was with you introduce me to all type of new things that laugh of yours was priceless the children are beautiful and I know that you love them and I know they love you also and that wouldn’t change for the world I know you love your family you always talked about your grandmother ,Damn Corey I wasn’t able to the funeral cause o didn’t no love u Corey u gone always b my goto guy until we meet again to see that smile hear I laugh….love ALWAYS””””!!
yo girl foreva, Belleville, IL, 62221
I miss you more and more everyday.I love u and know your child are okay because I got them. Mom
Mom, Springfield , Ill, 62704
Brother Corey you always had a smile on your face everytime I saw you. R.I.P brother we will meet again some day says the lord.
Gregory Thomas, Austin, Texas,
Bro we go back to first grade …..closest friend ever. …never turned his back on me. …..tried to help me get my children back from a heartless mother who turned his kids against him. ………I love u man……….I love u forever bro
Justin Carr , Carbondale , Illinois , 62901
Corey….I ride past the spot were u died often and I always remember the good times we shared..My cousin Terran loved u and I’m so happy we got to spend your last birthday on this earth with you..I will always remember you as a great caring loving person..Foreva in my heart…Reco❤️
Suzy, Saint Louis, Mo, 63115