Tommy Pruitt (1941 - 2014)

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Tommy Pruitt


Thomas M. "Tommy" Pruitt, Jr., 73, widower of Mary Elizabeth "Beth" Trott Pruitt, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

Born in Greenville, he was a son of the late Thomas M. and Margaret Addis Pruitt.

Mr. Pruitt was employed as a paint contractor.

Surviving are a daughter, Becky P. Bentley of Waterloo; four grandchildren, Andrew Bentley and wife, Kayce, Matthew Bentley and wife, Hollie, Kari Breeden and husband, William and Steve Bentley; six great grandchildren, Kimber Bentley, Brayden Rampey, Brianna Rampey, Carson Bentley, Alice Breeden and Wyatt Bentley; two sisters, Evelyn Lewis and husband, Hobart, and Dale Moore; two brothers, Jimmy Pruitt and wife, Renee, and Darrell Pruitt; and his grandchildren's father, Barry Bentley.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by a son, Thomas M. Pruitt, III.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, April 22, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Downtown.

The family would like to thank the staff of NHC Greenville for their care and concern and have requested that in lieu of flowers memorials be made to NHC Greenville, 1305 Boiling Springs Road, Greer, SC 29650.

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Funeral Home
Thomas McAfee Funeral Home - Downtown Chapel
639 North Main Street Greenville, SC 29601
(864) 232-6733
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Published in The Greenville News on Apr. 20, 2014