Joan Pruitt


Joan Carter Pruitt, 78, of Scottsburg, died on Monday, February 1, 2016, at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Barnie Pruitt; a son, Bruce Glenn Pruitt; a brother, Wayne Bledsoe; a sister, Alice Joyce Carter; and a granddaughter, Tiffany D. Carpenter.

Survivors include a son, Michael R. (Gina) Pruitt of Scottsburg; three daughters, Deborah L. Carpenter of Whitehouse, Tennessee, Glenda S. Pruitt of Scottsburg and Marcella E.(Robert) Barrett of Lexington; two sisters, Jeraldine Studdard of Jetersville, Virginia and Janis Fields of Surgoinsville, Tennessee; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Friday at Collins Funeral Home with burial in Scottsburg Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg.