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Clyde Everett Pruitt

April 2, 1948 ~ February 14, 2021 (age 72)

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         Clyde Everett Pruitt of Campbellsville, the son of the late Ervin and Bertha (Sanders) Pruitt, was born April 2, 1948 in Larue County, KY and departed this life on Sunday, February 14, 2021 in Campbellsville at the Taylor Regional Hospital. He was 72 years of age.

          He had made a profession of Faith in Christ and was a former pastor in the Baptist Church.

          He was a Veteran, having served in the United States Army.

          He was a retired special education teacher in the Nelson, Hart and Marion County school district.

          He enjoyed traveling, camping and a full-time RV fanatic.

          Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister and two brothers: Betty Pierce, Jerry Wayne Pruitt and one as an infant.

          Survivors include his wife: Rebecca ‘Becky” (Morgan) Pruitt; a daughter: Robin Marrs and husband Greg and one granddaughter: Sarah Marrs all of Campbellsville and a host of other relatives and friends.


A graveside service for Clyde Everett Pruitt will be conducted Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at 2:30 P.M. at the Lebanon National Cemetery. The funeral procession will leave the funeral home parking lot at approx 1:45 P.M.

Family requests visitation on Sunday, February 21, 2021 from 4-7 PM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home in Campbellsville.

There will be no visitation on Monday.

Memorials are suggested to the Crusade for Children, which can be made at the funeral home or online by clicking the “Donation” tab at the top of the obituary.


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February 21, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
LR Petty Funeral Home and Cremation Service
1765 New Columbia Road
Campbellsville, KY 42718

Graveside Service
February 23, 2021

2:30 PM
Lebanon National Cemetery
20 Highway 208
Lebanon, KY 40033

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