Funeral services for Mr. Fred Pruett, 88, of Gainesboro,
Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Tuesday, November 20,
2012, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial
Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Monday from 3 P.M. – 9 P.
M., and on Tuesday from 9 A.M. until time of services.
He passed away on Sunday, November 18, 2012, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
He was born October 8, 1924, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Jim Pruett and Mary Ann Pruett. He was married to
Modine Lynn Pruett, who survives. He worked for Twin Lakes
Telephone Co., and was a member of the Dudney’s Hill Church
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an
Infant Daughter; 1 Grandson: Jeffery Rex Pruett; and 2
Sisters: Lola Stafford and Mable Pruett.
Survivors include his Wife: Modine Lynn Pruett of
Gainesboro, TN; 1 Son: James (Cindy) Pruett of Red Boiling
Springs, TN; 2 Daughters: Mildred (Jimmy Jones) Phann and
Mary Pruett, all of Gainesboro, TN; 3 Grandchildren: Crystal
(Brandon) Bean, Tiffany Pruett, and Tiona Pruett; 2 Great
Grandchildren: Olivia Bean and Carlee Bean; 1 Brother: F.C.
(Louise) Pruett of Gainesboro, TN; and a Special Person:
Dusty Tidwell of Rickman, TN.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
© 2012 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home