Elvin Green Pruitt, 70, of Rye, died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at home.

Born Dec. 14, 1942, in Bradley County, he was a son of Walter William Pruitt Sr. and Eva Mae Cranford Pruitt. He was retired from Burlington and a member of Enon Missionary Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his spouse, Edna Todd Pruitt; a son, Billy Wayne Pruitt; and a brother, Walter William Pruitt Jr.

Survivors include two sons, Elvin W. Pruitt of Rye and Rodney D. Pruitt of Mobile, Ala.; a daughter, Edna Denise Bowen of Rye; 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Frazer’s Funeral Home Chapel in Warren. Burial will be in Union Cemetery at Rye.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Published: 01/17/2013