Tommy Pruett

Tommy Wade


Black Mountain - Tommy Wade Pruett (Puckett), 54, of Black Mountain, passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2013.

Mr. Pruett was born March 9, 1958 in Buncombe County to the late John Pruett and Mary Alice Limerick.

Tommy loved his family. He was well known for his humor. Tommy was a jokester and loved to make people laugh. He enjoyed music and loved to dance. Tommy worked at the Black Mountain Center for seven years.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his stepfather, Bob O'Connor.

Tommy is survived by his loving wife of 13 years, Sharon Lamb Pruett; daughter, Jennifer Greene of Swannanoa; sons, Michael Pruett of Leicester and Joseph Pruett of Old Fort; sisters, Linda McElreath and Christina O'Connor both of Swannanoa; brothers, John Pruett, Kenneth O'Connor and Michael O'Connor all of Black Mountain; and grandchildren, Eryn Pruett, Sydney Pruett, Ayla Pruett and Charlie Greene.

A Celebration of Life service will be held Monday, January 7, 2013 at 5:30 pm in the Chapel of Harwood Home for Funerals.

The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the funeral home.

At other times, the family will be at the residence, 810 Holly Avenue, Black Mountain, NC 28711.

Arrangements are in the care of Harwood Home for Funerals. 828-669-2977.


Published in the Asheville Citizen-Times on Jan. 6, 2013