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Carl Pruitt
June 21, 1949 - July 11, 2022

Mr. Carl L. Pruitt departed this life on Monday, July 11, 2022 at the family residence, at the age of 73 years and 20 days. He was born June 21,1949 in Alabama to the late Grover and Gladys Posey Pruitt.  Carl was a retired mechanic and a member of Providence Baptist Church.  He was preceded in death by one sister, Cleta Anschultz; one brother, Jimmy Pruitt; his parents.       He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Joan Pruitt of the home; two sons, Kenny Pruitt and Ricky (Misty) Pruitt both of Trumann; one daughter, Carla (Chris) Haynie of Trumann; two sisters, Cornelia Walker of Weiner and Brenda Hellums of Montgomery, AL; four brothers, Jackie Pruitt of Huntsville, AL, Leon Pruitt of Rockford, IL, Junior Pruitt of Searcy, and Gary Pruitt of Jonesboro; five grandchildren, Josh Breytspraak, Jake & Hillary Breytspraak, Tyler & Maddi Burgess, Kendall Pruitt, and Sierra Pruitt; and three great-grandchildren, Sylas Breytspraak, NovaLee Pruitt and Keesen Nelson.       Graveside service will be Thursday at 2:30 p.m. at Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery with  Rev. Bobby Brooks officiating under the direction of Thompson Funeral Home.          In compliance with COVID-19 guidelines, a mask or other facial covering is optional.       Online guest book can be signed at www.thompsonfuneralhome.net

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  1. Laura Mason, Bay,AR says

    Though we were unable to pay our respects in person we had much respect for Carl. He was such a kind man and a GREAT mechanic!! Rest In Peace Carl James and Laura Mason

  2. Lynn Osment, Trumann, Ar says

    My thoughts and prayers are with Carl’s family.

  3. Kyle Bryant, Trumann,Ar,72472 says

    To the family of Carl I just want send my condolences Carl was always a good friend of mine and my family he was one heck of a guy and always willing to lend a helping hand in time of need I have many memories of spending time out at the shop with him and my grand dad dewan Morgan and he will be dearly missed sending prayers to the family and friends of Carl. With luv from the Bryant family

  4. Donny and Nonnie Breytspraak, Rockwall, TX says

    There are no words to express our deepest sympathies. Carl is a great man who genuinely cared and had much to teach. We only wish peace and healing for the family during this time. He will be greatly missed.

  5. Joyce Rogers , Appleton Wisconsin says

    Joan, so very sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family. Love you. Joyce Rogers

  6. Rick Tribble, Bono says

    Carl will be missed, loved talking with him about everything. Loved life and God...prayers for all.

  7. Wendy Halsey Smith, Trumann says

    Pruitt Family, so very sorry for your loss! You all know I love y’all and I am praying for each one of you to find peace and comfort during this very hard time! Love Wendy

  8. Nannette Sanders, Jasper. AL says

    Carl was one of my very best cousin friends. I am saddened to hear of his passing. I know he had much family that love him dearly. James and I are praying for you all. You all have been on our minds and hearts.

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