Obituaries » Thomas Pruitte
July 1, 1937 - May 4, 2016
Thomas Melvin Pruitte, Sr. was born July 1, 1937 in Steele, MO. He was the son of Roy Pruitte and Etheline (nee Head) McDonald. He died on May 4, 2016 in Hillsboro, MO at the age of 78 years. He is survived by his wife, Earline (nee Govro) Pruitte, Hillsboro, MO; children, Penny Lee (Bill) North, Bonne Terre, MO; Dennis Pruitte, Tallahasse, FL; Londa (Danny) Meyers, De Soto, MO; Gene (Debbie) Pruitte, Eureka, MO; Guy Pruitte, De Soto, MO; Thomas Pruitte, Jr., Desloge, MO: and Lonnie (Angie) Keys, De Soto, MO; fifteen grandchildren; thirty-two great-grandchildren; half-sisters, Darla Helfrich, Manchester, MO and Rhonda Hickson, Pevely, MO. He is preceded in death by his parents; one son: Troy Pruitte; two grandsons: Brian Woodson and Eric Pruitte; daughter-in-law, Jane Pruitte; two brothers, Kenneth and Ronald Pruitte and one sister, Marsha Campbell.