Annie Pruett
Annie Pruett

Annie Ruth Pruett, 86, Kewanna, passed away at 1:54 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, at St. Elizabeth East Hospital in Lafayette.

Born Jan. 11, 1931, in Smithville, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Charles Eli and Hattie Byrd (Green) Judkins.

On Sept. 29, 1951, she married Earl "Buck" Pruett. He preceded her in death on April 26, 2014.

Annie retired from RBM in Logansport after 40 years. She also formerly worked in home health care.

Annie enjoyed gardening and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

She was a member of the Church of God in Rochester.

Survivors include her son, Jack Pruett, Logansport; daughter LaDonna Lachance (Christopher), Kewanna; grandchildren Scott Imler, Chrystle Lachance and Mariah Lachance; and great-granddaughter Payton Imler.

Along with her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by her sisters, Delphene Padgett and Cloe Cantrell; and her brothers, Jim Judkins, JC Judkins and Gentry Judkins.

A service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, at Harrison-Metzger & Rans Funeral Home, Kewanna Chapel, with Pastor Larry Pyeatt officiating. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017, at the funeral home. Burial will be at Ever Rest Memorial Park in Logansport.

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