Violet Victoria Turner Pruett

Tuesday, January 15, 2008


Violet Victoria Turner Pruett, 81, of Leachville, died Monday, Dec. 28, 2007, at Monette Manor Nursing Home. Born in Leachville she was the daughter of the late Wilson and Bess Haney Turner and was a lifelong Leachville resident. Mrs. Pruett was a graduate of Leachville High School and Arkansas State University. She was a retired teacher and librarian for Buffalo Island Central School District and was a member of Leachville Church of Christ.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Frank Turner, and a grandson, Marshall Dunkerson.

Survivors include her husband, Wayne Pruett of the home; two sons, Randy Marshall of Bismarck and David Marshall of Texarkana; a daughter, Dana Dunkerson of Black Oak; a sister, Wanda Wilburn of Monette; and seven grandchildren.

The funeral was held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Church of Christ in Leachville with Wes McAdams officiating. Burial was in the Leachville Cemetery.

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