Larry K. Pruett, 43

Larry K. Pruett, 43 of Millsboro, Del., died Thursday, July 13, 2006 at Beebe Hospital, Lewes.

Larry was a splicing tech for Verizon for the past nine years. He has been a field contractor since 1988. Pruett was a member of the Coweeta Baptist Church in Otto, N.C. He was a hard worker, and a “home body.” He loved golfing and fishing, he hit a hole-in-one at the age of 13. He was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather who adored his grandson. Everyone who knew him, knew he was “one great guy.”

He is survived by his wife, Glenda C. Pruett; two daughters, Christy Pruett Reeves and husband Paul, Missy Pruett; two brothers, Rick Pruett and wife Debbie, Gary Pruett; one sister, Cathy Jones; one grandson, Brock Reeves. He is also survived by a host of co-workers at Verizon.

Funeral services (viewing) were scheduled for July 18 at Watson Funeral Home 211 Washington Street, Millsboro, Delaware. Funeral services were scheduled for July 20 at the Windy Gap Baptist Church in Franklin, N.C. with a viewing from 1-3 p.m. at the Macon Funeral Home in Franklin, N.C. Interment will be at Windy Gap Cemetery, Franklin, North Carolina.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, PO Box 1131 Fairfax, Va. 22038-1131.