Bro. J.B. is survived by his wife of 62 years, Dorcas Whitley Pritchett, and children - Danny, Phyllis (Darnell), Joan (Gamble), Judy (Brewer), Marcia (Forshee), and Barry. He is also survived by thirteen grandchildren, and fourteen great-grandchildren, and siblings Sue Shadden, Vida Cooper, Brenda Sealey, Charndle Pritchett, and Carlon Pritchett.
- "I GARRn-tee!" (guarantee)
- "Are you happy?"
- "I don't care if you don't like it, it's that way - bless God!"
- "Are you still proud to be a Child of God?"