Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


November 12, 2013

Irene Pruitt - 1920-2013

ARGILLITE — Irene Legatha Pruitt, 93, of Argillite, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, in Oakmont Manor Nursing Home in Flatwoods.

She was born in Greenup County on May 8, 1920, a daughter of the late Frank Burnett and Etta Mae Wheeler Eastham.

She was a member of Greenup Christian Church and Electa Chapter 3 Order of the Eastern Star in Greenup.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, John William Pruitt, in 1995, and a sister, Ruth Geiger.

She is survived by several cousins and extended family.

The funeral will be at 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at Wright’s Funeral Home in Greenup by Brother Mike Dennis. Burial will be at a later date in Bellefonte Memorial Gardens in Flatwoods.

Friends may call after 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at the funeral home. An Eastern Star service will be at 7:30 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Community Hospice Care Center, 2330 Pollard Road, Ashland, KY 41101 or the Greenup Christian Church Building Fund, 711 Main St., Greenup, KY 41144      

Condolences may be sent to wrightsfuneralhome.com. 

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