In Memory of



Obituary for Charlotte Pryor

Charlotte Sue Pryor, 66 of Abilene passed away March 7, 2022. She was born December 4, 1955 in Herington the daughter of Charles (Charlie) and Goldie (Haas) Swarts. On August 26, 1977 she was united in marriage to Doug Pryor. Charlotte was the manager of the Pro Shop at Abilene Country Club for several years and CNA at Abilene Memorial Hospital. After retiring from the hospital she found enjoyment in becoming camp host for the Milford State Park. Charlotte is survived by her loving husband Doug of the home. One daughter, daughter Suzann Pryor and granddaughter Emmy Gfeller of Junction City, two sisters: Audrey Corbett (Kenny) of Abilene and Rhonda Whitehair of Hope, one brother Darren Swarts of Lyndon, one sister-in-law Linda Swarts of Abilene, 2 uncles, Leslie “Butch” Swarts and Wayne Swarts, one aunt Janice “Penny” Fagan and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, David Swarts. Charlotte and Doug made their home south of Abilene for nearly 40 years! It was there that Charlotte spent a lot of her time outdoors tending to her large yard and garden when they were not camping! In the winter she liked to antique shop and host occasional Card and Marble Game gatherings with family and close friends! Charlotte also had a love for dogs big and small, therefore, offering her home to a few foster dogs in need over the years. The family has chosen cremation. A Celebration of Life will be held at Milford State Park on a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be given to Charlotte Sue Pryor Memorial fund to be used for a memorial plaque to be placed out at Milford State Park. Memorials may be dropped off at the Martin-Becker-Carlson Funeral Home or mailed to Martin-Becker-Carlson Funeral Home, 414 NW Thirds St., Abilene, Kansas 67410.