Ms. Willie Ruth Pruitt

March 05, 1947 - December 16, 2021


Obituary For Ms. Willie Ruth Pruitt

Northport Funeral & Cremation Service family extends our warmest condolences and heartfelt sympathies to the family of Ms. Willie Ruth Pruitt. Ms. Pruitt passed away on Thursday, December 16, 2021, in Tuscaloosa, AL. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 22, 2021, from 3:00pm until 5:00pm at Northport Funeral & Cremation Service Chapel in Northport, AL. Graveside service will be held on Thursday, December 23, 2021, at 11:00am at Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo, AL. Compassionate, sympathetic, and professional service has been entrusted to the hands and care of the Northport Funeral & Cremation Service Professional Team.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all attendees of services and visitations are required to wear a mask and attempt to maintain 6ft social distancing.


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  • May you all be comforted by the memories that you created. I had the pleasure of working with Ruth while serving on a detail, several years ago.

  • My sincere condolences to the Pruitt Family. It was my pleasure to have worked with Ruth in the CDC mentoring program and a number of special emphasis programs over the years. She was truly committed to the personal growth of CDC employees.

  • Prayers of comfort and strength to the family and dear friends. May God's love and memories provide you peace during this time. Rest well Ruth!

  • My condolences to the family. Ms Ruth was a great person with a beautiful spirit. She was a great mentor always helping others to go the extra mile. Thanks for being a part of my life.

  • My deepest condolences to the Pruitt Family during this time and always. I worked with Ruth during her tenure with the CDC Mentoring Program. She had a commitment to nurturing the future generations of public health professionals that is her legacy at CDC. A calming spirit, she was also a sorority sister who gave of her time and resources. Rest in Paradise dear Soror. Your legacy remains in those whose lives were touched by your service.

  • My heartfelt sympathies go out to the family. I share with you what was of great comfort to me when I lost my older brother. When you get a chance, read the 11th chapter of John in the Bible. Very comforting.

  • She was a beautiful soul and will always be remembered for her big heart and enormous generosity. Rest in peace, my friend. Yvonne Mapp HRB

  • My Condolences to the Family. We pray for those who have passed on and call on God's love and mercy, to grant them rest and eternal happiness with Him, in Heaven. We will miss your Ruth! Roslyn Buffington Roslyn Buffington

  • My deepest condolences to the Pruitt family during this difficult time. May God continue to comfort and strengthen each of you. πŸ™πŸΎπŸ™πŸΎ

  • May the peace of Christ abide with you now, an always. The Chambers an d Harris family

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