He was a former employee of W.A. Kendall and a member of Christian Chapel Church of Christ.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one sister, Joyce White and her husband Buck, and one step son Patrick Pruitt.
His Wife- Linda Pruitt Groce of Burkesville, KY
Two Step Sons- Jimmy Pruitt and wife Melissa and Chad Pruitt all of Burkesville, KY
One Step Daughter- Angie Pruitt of Burkesville, KY
Three Brothers- Bruce Groce and his wife Nancy of Burkesville, KY, Ricky Groce and his wife Marie of Celina, TN and Stephen Groce of Burkesville, KY
Two Nieces- Stacey White and JoAnn Willis
9 Step Grandchildren- Daniel Hale, Maddie Hale, Dylan Pruitt, Lilly Pruitt, Oakley Pruitt, Van Moore, Mckenzie Pruitt, Zack Pruitt, and Katie Huff
One Step Great Grandchild- Ashlynn Huff
Brothers-in-law and Sisters-in-law- Jackey and Betty Janes, Larry and Jan Janes, and Joyce and James Cain.
and a host of other relatives and friends also survive.
Saturday, February 02, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St., Burkesville, KY with burial in Pruitt Cemetery. Family requests visitation on Friday, Feb. 01, 2019 from 3:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home. Expressions of sympathy may be directed to the family to help with medical expenses.