Funeral   services   for   Mr.  John  Frank  Pruett,   93,   of
Granville, Tennessee, will be held at 1 P.M.  on  Saturday,  April
30, 2011,  at  Anderson - Upper  Cumberland  Funeral  Home in
Gainesboro, TN.  Burial will follow in the Richmond  Cemetery in
the Flynn’s Lick community of Jackson County, TN.

The family will receive friends  on  Friday  from  3  P.M.  until 9
P.M., and on Saturday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

He passed away on Thursday, April 28, 2011, at Providence
Place of Mt. Juliet, TN.
   
He was born September 23, 1917, in Jackson County, TN, to
the  late  
Benton McMillin  and  Lillie Jane Clark Pruett. On
August   8, 1937,  he  was  married  to  the  late  
Nellie   Harris
Pruett
,  who  passed  away  May  25, 1998.  He  was  a  retired
farmer  and  school  bus  operator.  He  was  a  member  of  the
Liberty  Church  of  Christ  in  Granville,  where he served as an
elder for a number of years.

In  addition  to  his parents, he was preceded in death by his
Wife: Nellie Harris Pruett;  2  Sisters: Catherine Flatt and Mary
Lou  Locke;  and  
2 Brothers:  Odas Clark Pruett  and  Benton
Finis Pruett.

Survivors  include  
1  Daughter  and  Son-in-Law:  Frankie
Ruth and Robert Edward (Ted) Fox of Mt. Juliet, TN;
1 Son and
Daughter-in-Law:  
Bob. G. and Mary Camp Pruett of Granville,
TN;
4 Grandchildren: Tina Fox Bowling and husband, Tony, of
Franklin, TN;  Sheri Fox Wright and husband, Mark, of Smyrna,
TN; Vicki Leigh Pruett of Houston, TX; and Jennifer Pruett Rhea
and husband, Bob, of Granville, TN;  
4 Great Grandchildren:  
Matthew Bowling,  Kayla Bowling,  Joshua Wright,  and  Rachel
Wright;   and  
1 Brother and Sister-in-Law: Bill and Pat Pruett
of Knoxville, TN.  

Bro. Larry Acuff  and  Bro. Roy Johnson  will  officiate  at the
services.

In  lieu  of  flowers, memorial  donations may be made to  the
Richmond  Cemetery,  Happy  Haven  Home, or  the  Church  of
Christ Disaster Relief Fund by contacting the funeral home.
© 2011 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home