JO ANN PRUETT, 81, Oneonta, died Oct. 3, 2017. She was a member of Oneonta Second Baptist Church and the Blount County Quilters Guild. Predeceasing her were husband Billy Frank Pruett, son Billy Pruett (Susie); sister Jean Parker, and brother Ray Allison.
Surviving are sons Larry Ray ( Janet) Pruett, Michael Pruett, Joel Pruett; 14 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; sister Patricia Stephenson; nieces and nephews.
Dale Young officiated the 11 a.m. service held Oct. 7 at Oneonta Second Baptist Church with burial at Zion Hill Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were Bo Parker, David Parker, Jacob Holloman, Cyle King, Chris King, and Randy Quinn. Honorary pallbearers were Ricky Stephenson and Danny Brown. Lemley Funeral Home and Crematory directed.