Potter Co. TX - Obits from Amarillo Online Newspapers26 Aug 1999 Jewell E. Pruitt Jewell E. Pruitt, 92, of Canyon, died Tuesday, Aug. 24, 1999.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday in First Baptist Church with Dr. Charles Price officiating. Burial will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery by Brooks Funeral Directors of Canyon.
Mrs. Pruitt was born in Grayson County and moved from Clovis, N.M., to Canyon in 1946. She was practical nurse at Neblitt Hospital in Canyon and Underwood Clinic in Amarillo. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Canyon, the First Baptist Church choir and Canyon Senior Citizens.
She married Charley Pruitt in 1927 at Mangum, Okla. Preceding her in death were her husband in 1981; two daughters, Nina Marie Gray in 1972 and Othella F. Adcock in 1998; and a son, Boe Hollis in 1996.
Survivors include two sisters, Fern Newton of Canyon and Ira Watson of DeKalb; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials be to First Baptist Church, Music Department, 17174 Fourth Ave., Canyon, TX 79015.