He had made a profession of faith in Christ, was a member of the Greensburg Baptist Church since 1975, where he served as custodian for 33 years. He started working at the age of 15 for the former Henry Durham & Son Hardware Store. He was owner and operator of Ron's Hardware from 1997 until 2019. Mr. Pruitt was also a member of the Greensburg Masonic Lodge #54 F&AM.
Survived by his wife of 52 years, Patsy Bagby Pruitt of Greensburg, having united in marriage on November 11, 1967.
Other survivors include a daughter and son-in-law: Kim and Charlie Allen of Summersville; two grandchildren: BayLee Allen and Carter Allen both of Summersville; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Donna and Dave Walker of Louisville, Pauline and Duane Caple of South Carolina; Larry and Connie Bagby of Indiana, and Steve and Kim Bagby of Shepherdsville; a niece and nephew: Angie and Pete Gott of Knob Lick; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Mr. Pruitt was also preceded in death by a brother: William Allen Pruitt in 2001.
The funeral services for Mr. Ronnie L. Pruitt will be conducted at 11:00 A.M., Central Time, Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at the Greensburg Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Bethlehem Cemetery. Bro. Blake Jessie, Bro. Todd Young, Bro. Mike Akridge, and Bro. Ty Clenney officiating. Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home in charge of the service arrangements.
Visitation is requested from 4 P.M. until 7 P.M., Central Time, Monday at the Greensburg Baptist Church and after 7 A.M., Tuesday until time of the funeral service.
The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Bethlehem Cemetery Fund, Greensburg Baptist Church Building Fund, or the Green Hill Rehab & Care Center Activity Fund, which can be made at the church or the funeral home.
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