Billie J. Pruett, 76, of Benton Harbor, Mich., formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 29, 2003, at Benton Harbor.
Born Aug. 1, 1927, in Hayti, daughter of the late Geroge Thomas and Dela Cox Peery, she was of the Baptist faith.
She married Thomas Pruett, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one nephew, George Cheshire.
Survivors include one sister, Agnes Price and husband, James, of Benton Harbor; one nephew, Dennis Price, of Doniphan, Mo.; one niece, Deba Fryer, of Benton Harbor and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, at the John W. German Funeral Home in Hayti with the Rev. Jim Mousie officiating.
Burial was in the Woodlawn Cemetery at Hayti.
Pallbearers were Martin Ray, Bobby Irions, Jim Mousie and James Watkins.