George Pruitt Jr.
COLUMBUS — George D. “Willie” Pruitt Jr., 49, died Oct. 6, 2021, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle.
Graveside services will be at noon Sunday, at Tabernacle CME Church in Ethelsville, Alabama, with the Rev. Richard McKay officiating. Visitation will be from noon-5 p.m. Saturday, at Carter’s Funeral Services. Carter’s Funeral Services of Columbus is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Pruitt was born Jan. 17, 1972, in Columbus, to the late George D. Pruitt Sr. and Wilderdean Pruitt.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Pietra Pruitt and Stanley Pruitt.
He is survived by his son, Darius Deloach-Pruitt of Columbus; and siblings, Chanta Pruitt, Tiffany Pruitt, Eric Pruitt, Edwin Summerville, all of Columbus, Marlon Pruitt of West Point, Jarvis Pruitt of South Carolina.