MAGGIE VALLEY — Mike Pruett, 72, passed away May 31, 2014. Mike was born in Kinston, Alabama, Dec. 9, 1942, to the late Harwood and Elizabeth Grimes. He was a very successful businessman in the family funeral home and cemetery.
Mike is survived by three sisters, Patricia Oakley, Judy Walls, Melinda Mischik; a brother, Joe Pruett; and his former wife and continuous caregiver, Jeanette Whitaker Pruett.
A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 8, at Peachtree United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Kitty Crain officiating. Inurnment will follow at Chapel Hill Gardens in Florida at a later date.
A guest registry is available at www.garrettfuneralsandcremations.com.