Community Living | Coupon | Police Scanner | E-News Signup | Archives | Merchant Directory | Dining Guide
Have a HOT TIP? Call 704-276-6587 Or E-mail us At
Lincoln Herald | Lincolnton, NC

home : obituaries : obituaries July 18, 2019

4/21/2019 2:04:00 PM
Roy Calvin Pruette
March 24, 1937 - April 19, 2019

CHERRYVILLE, N.C. - Mr. Roy Calvin Pruette, 82, passed away on Friday, April 19, 2019 at Atrium Health - Lincoln.

Mr. Pruette was born in Catawba County, N.C. on March 24, 1937 a son of the late Horace Pruette and Mary Ethel Fulbright Pruette. He was retired as a dock worker from Carolina Freight Carriers Corporation in Cherryville after 30 years of service. Mr. Pruette was a member of the First Baptist Church in Cherryville and the William B. "Dub" Beam Sunday School class and also served for several years as custodian of First United Methodist Church in Cherryville.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers, Grady and Darell Pruette and three sisters, Alda Mae Lail, Lona Willis and Dosha Houser.

Survivors include two sons, Scott Pruett and wife Tammy of Cherryville, Jeff Pruett and wife Jennifer of Gastonia; a daughter, Pam Lipford and husband Todd of Charlotte; five grandchildren, Devin Lipford, Ashley Lipford, Hannah Lipford, Tyler Pruett and Emma Pruett; one great-granddaughter, Ava Horne; one brother, Rev. Carrell Pruette (Gwen) of Vale; and two sisters, Shirley Pruette (George) of Hickory and Clara Glenn (Dale) of Valdese.

Visitation will be from 12:45 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. on Monday, April 22, 2019 at Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, April 22, 2019 at Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Vince Hefner and Rev. Carrell Pruette officiating.

Burial will be in City Memorial Cemetery in Cherryville.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, Handyman Ministry, 301 E. First Street, Cherryville, NC 28021.

Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Cherryville, N.C. is serving the Pruette family.

Have Us E-mail You The Latest News
Click Here

1 - Carolina Trust Bank OR

Your #1 Local Source for News, Sports, Opinion, Obituaries, Religion, Classifieds, Events, Photos, Community, Coupons, and more!

Serving Lincoln, Catawba, Gaston and Cleveland counties including the areas of Lincolnton, Denver, Maiden, Stanley, Alexis, Vale, Crouse, Iron Station, High Shoals and Cherryville.

Not a newspaper, not a magazine, we’re online – on your computer at home or work, on your smartphone… with news and more 24 hours a day, seven days a week, every day of the year including holidays.

To Make Sure You Always
Get The Latest Updates,
If You Haven’t Already:

Like Our Facebook Page and
Click On SEE FIRST at

Also Follow Us On Twitter 

1 - Rock Fitness - New Design

Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Last Name:
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.

North Carolina News


HomeNewsState NewsReligionOpinionSportsObituariesExtrasCommunityClassifiedsSubmitLife

Terms and Use | Merchant Directory | Dining Guide
Site Design and Content
Copyright Lincoln Herald, LLC 2011-2015


Software © 1998-2019 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved