Anthony Jermaine Pryor went to his final call on January 3, 2021 after battling with COVID-19. Anthony had more than twenty years of experience in the fire and emergency service field. Working with numerous fire departments including: Travis County, City of Leander, City of Victoria, and Fort Bend County as well as serving as the Emergency Management Coordinator for the City of Richmond, Anthony was well known for his knowledge and leadership to the Cities and Counties he served.
As a member of EMAT since 2019, we value his contributions to the emergency management field and the example of professionalism and dedication to service
We have lost another amazing emergency manager to COVID-19. Let us carry on in Anthony's memory, making 2021 a year of hope and safety for our communities. Our hearts go out to his family and community.
Due to the ongoing and unprecedented pandemic, the family is conducting a limited person memorial service. To view the service online, go to https://www.facebook.com/sue.lyle.3.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to a scholarship fund for Anson Pryor. If you choose to donate you may contact Chad Peschke at 713-725-7612, or make checks payable to Anson Pryor, 301 Standing Oaks Lane, Sealy, TX 77474.
The Emergency Management Association of Texas is dedicated to the advancement of the field of emergency management both statewide and nationally. To that end, EMAT engages in an array of efforts to advance a statewide emergency management agenda and to promote the professional growth of the emergency management practitioner.