James Lesley Pruitt was born October 4, 1952 in Savannah, TN, the son of the late James Allen and Mary Elizabeth Browder Pruitt.
James was united in marriage to Terry Jo Hollin on December 16, 1977. He was a member of the West Shiloh Baptist Church in Stantonville. He served in the United States Army during Vietnam. He was a member of the VFW and was very active in the America Legion. He was a Mason and a Shriners member. He was a Volunteer Fireman in Stantonville and had a black belt in Karate. James was a man that like to stay busy and spend time with his family and friends.
Mr. Pruitt departed this life on November 24, 2022 in Savannah, Tennessee at the age of 70 Years, 1 Month, 21 Days.
He is survived by his wife, Terry Pruitt; two sons, Jeromy Pruitt, Cody Pruitt and wife Tara; two grandchildren, Mason Mitchell and Kenzie Pruitt; mother-in-law, Phyllis Phillips; sister-in-law, Pat Churchwell; family and friend, Gary and Patti Browder.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Pruitt was preceded in death by a brother, William Allen Pruitt.