Funeral services for Bob Pruett, age 74, of Granville,
Tennessee, will be held Monday, July 28, 2014, at 11 am, in the
chapel of Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro. Burial will follow in Richmond Cemetery in the
Flynn’s Lick community of Jackson County.
Mr. Pruett died on Friday, July 25, 2014. Mr. & Mrs. Pruett
had returned to the family farm in the Granville area, in 1998,
after his retirement as Vice-President of a Houston business
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1 pm
until 8 pm on Saturday, July 26, and on Monday, July 28, from
9 am until time of services. There will be no visitation on
Sunday at the funeral home.
Mr. Pruett was a member of Willow Avenue Church of Christ
and a graduate of TTU. He had been involved in various
community and church activities over the past years.
Mr. Pruett was born on November 1, 1939, to the late John
Frank and Nellie Harris Pruett. In 1963, he was married to Mary
Camp Pruett, who survives him. He is also survived by two
daughters, Vicki Pruett of Houston, Texas and Jennifer and Bob
Rhea of Granville. Also surviving is his sister Frankie Fox of Mt.
Juliet, Tennessee, along with several nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to Richmond Cemetery
or to Happy Haven Children’s Home, by contacting the funeral
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