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Thomas Lewis Pruitt

March 30, 1940 ~ June 14, 2021 (age 81)


Thomas Lewis Pruitt, 81, of Poplar Bluff, MO passed away Monday, June 14, 2021, at Westwood Hills Health & Rehabilitation in Poplar Bluff, Missouri.

Thomas was born on March 30, 1940, to Lewis and Marjorie Pruitt in St. Louis, Missouri.  He married Deborah Lynn (Hancock) on May 28, 1993, in Butler County, Missouri.

Thomas was of the baptist faith. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, Grotto, and Elks Lodge since 1970. Thomas was a railroad and motorcar enthusiast. He and Debbie traveled all over the United States and even Canada to motorcar rallies.

Thomas is survived by his wife, Debbie; one stepson, Mark (Kimberly) Williams; one son-in-law, Jason Turcotte; one brother, John (Ruth) Pruitt; mother-in-law, Sophia Britton; two grandsons, Carver Williams and Avron Williams.

Thomas was preceded by his parents; one daughter, Elizabeth Anne Turcotte; one son, Lewis Franklin Pruitt; and one grandson, Thomas Lewis Pruitt II.,

Visitation will be held on Friday, June 18th, 2021, from 11:00am-12:00pm, followed by Masonic Funeral Service beginning at noon at Willow Ridge Funeral & Cremation Services located at 1100 Iron Bridge Road in Poplar Bluff, Missouri with officiating by Pastor Brandon Spain.

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June 18, 2021

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Willow Ridge Funeral and Cremation Services (Iron Bridge Road, Missouri)

Masonic Service
June 18, 2021

12:00 PM
Willow Ridge Funeral and Cremation Services (Iron Bridge Road, Missouri)

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