1928 - Alderson High School - 1968



Mary Jo Huffman Pruett - Obituary

October 9, 2012

Mary Jo Huffman Pruett 84, of 342 Wrenn Drive, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday October 9, 2012 at Roman Eagle Memorial Home. Born in Alderson, WV on October 15, 1927 the daughter of the late John Orr Huffman and Cecile Thurmond Huffman. She was a graduate of Alderson High School in 1945. Mrs. Pruett retired from Pittsylvania County Public Schools where she was a Teachers Assistant. She was an active member of Shelton Memorial Presbyterian Church where she was a past Sunday School Teacher and Church Historian. She was married to Robert Thomas Pruett, Sr. who died on October 11, 1999.

She is survived by three sons, Robert T. "Tommy" Pruett, Jr. and wife, Deborah, of Dry Fork, VA; Ron B. Pruett, and wife, Marissa, of Ridgeway, VA; John J. Pruett, and wife, Lori, of Spartanburg, SC; eleven grandchildren, Kristen P. Tatum, Stephanie P. Crumpton, Joanna Pruett, Elizabeth Pruett, Andrew T. Pruett, Tim Pruett, Amy Pruett, Mary Pruett, Jonathan Pruett, Christopher Pruett, Kimberly Pruett. In addition to her husband she was predeceased by two sisters, Sally Barbara Berkley, Doris Fawcett.

Funeral services were held on Friday, October 12, 2012 at 2:00 P.M. from Shelton Memorial Presbyterian Church conducted by the Rev. Paul Johnson. Interment will follow in Danville Memorial Gardens. The family received friends on Thursday from 7:00 - 8:30 P.M. at the Wrenn-Yeatts North Main Chapel and at the residence at other times.

The family suggests that in lieu of flowers that memorial donations be made to the Shelton Memorial Presbyterian Church Building Fund 738 North Main St Danville, VA 24540 or to the Danville Life Saving Crew 202 Christopher Ln Danville, VA 24541. Online condolences at www.wrenn-yeatts.com or www.godanriver.com Wrenn-Yeatts North Main Chapel is respectfully serving the Pruett family.

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