Mr. William W. Pruitt, Jr., age 70, of Bath, NC died Friday July 31, 2015.
A memorial service will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday August 8, 2015 at St. Thomas Episcopal Church located at 101 Craven Street, Bath, NC 27808. Lunch will be provided for out of town family and guests at the church following the service.
On Friday August 7, the family will have a gathering of family and friends between the hours of 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the home located at 1339 Bayview Road, Bath, NC 27808.
Mr. Pruitt was born October 27, 1944 son of the late William Woodrow Pruitt, Sr. and the late Kathryn Johnson Pruitt. He attended Wingate College and North Carolina State University and retired from United States Cold Storage, Inc. At his church, St. Thomas Episcopal Church, he was the Sr. Warden of the Vestry. Mr. Pruitt was the Chairman of the Historic Bath Commission.
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Mr. Pruitt is survived by his wife of over fifty years: Betty Pruitt; two daughters: Terri Howell and her husband Bryan and Angie Smith and her husband Mike; a brother: Stan Pruitt: a sister Kathryn Pruitt; nine grandchildren and one great grandchild. He was predeceased along with his parents by a sister: Alice Pruitt Baum.
In lieu of flowers, the family kindly request for memorial donations to be made to St. Thomas Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 257, Bath, NC 27808 or to Marion L. Shepard Cancer Center, Walk of Hope, 1209 Brown Street, Washington, NC 27889.
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Paul Funeral Home & Crematory of Washington is honored to serve the Pruitt family.