Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Breaking News

Obituary Archives

May 6, 2014

Paul E. Pruett

TAZEWELL, Va. — Paul E. Pruett, age 76 of Tazewell, VA died Monday, May 5, 2014 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born April 12, 1938 at Russell County, VA and was a son of the late Sydney Reese and Rosa Mae Fuller Pruett.

Mr. Pruett had worked many years as a carpenter for Beavers and Cecil Construction. He was a man who enjoyed working with wood, making beautiful cabinets, other pieces of furniture and clocks; Paul even had to honor of making grandfather clocks for the daughters of America's Hero, John Wayne. He loved to collect arrowheads and fish. He was of the Christian faith and attended the Tazewell First Assembly in Tazewell, VA.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Ruth Davidson; two brothers, Charlie Pruett and Bill Pruett.

Those left to cherish his memories include his loving wife of over fifty years, Shirley Ann Sheets Pruett; one daughter, Diane Beavers and husband, Danny of Gratton, VA; two sons, David Pruett and Ricky Pruett and wife, Samamtha, both of Tazewell, VA; two sisters, Rachel Ray and husband, Harold and Sue Hill, both of Tazewell, VA; two brothers, Mack Pruett of Dry Fork, VA and Jimmy Pruett of Gratton, VA; four grandchildren, Cory Beavers, Andrew Beavers, Lincoln Beavers, and Sarah Pruett; nieces, nephews, other family members and many friends also survive.

Graveside funeral services will be conducted privately for the family on Wednesday, May 7, 2014.

Those wishing to express sympathy online may do so at www.hurstscottfuneralhomes.com.

1
Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • James Gianato James Gianato

    KIMBALL — James Gianato, age 87, of Kimball, WV, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center after a short Illness.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Elizabeth Pearl Baldwin Elizabeth Pearl Baldwin

    LERONA — On July 25, 2014, Elizabeth Pearl Baldwin, 84, was called home to be with Jesus and reunite with her precious Ronald.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Douglas W. Jenkins Douglas W. Jenkins

    PRINCETON — Douglas W. Jenkins, 90, of Princeton formerly of Lashmeet died Sunday, July 27, 2014 at Princeton Health Care Center.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • James “Jake” Jackson Jr. James “Jake” Jackson Jr.

    BLUEFIELD, Va. — James “Jake” Jackson, Jr. age 65 of the Mudfork community in Bluefield, VA went to be with the Lord on Friday, July 25, 2014.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Maycel Lee Nowlin Maycel Lee Nowlin

    PRINCETON — Maycel Lee Nowlin of Old Oakvale Road in Princeton, died Saturday, July 26, 2014, at Roanoke Memorial Hospital in Roanoke, VA.

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Marjorie Price Gibson

    NORTH TAZEWELL, Va. — Marjorie Price Gibson, age 94 of North Tazewell, VA died Friday, July 25, 2014 at Heritage Hall Health Care in Tazewell, VA.

    July 27, 2014

  • James Gianato James Gianato

    KIMBALL — James Gianato, age 87, of Kimball, WV, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center after a short Illness.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Donnette Hall Donnette Hall

    BURKES GARDEN, Va. — Donnette Hall age 73 of Burkes Garden, VA, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital in Tazewell, VA.

    July 27, 2014 1 Photo

  • Kirby Winfred Cole

    WHITEWOOD, Va. — Kirby Winfred Cole, age 80 of Whitewood, Virginia passed away on Saturday, July 26, 2014 in a local Richlands Hospital following a lengthy illness.

    July 27, 2014

  • Hazel Stovall

    PRINCETON — Hazel Stovall, 85, of Princeton died Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at her home.

    July 27, 2014