Virginia Carolyn Pruitt, age 79, passed away suddenly on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at her home.
Born in Powellville, she was the daughter of the late Luther Ira and Ethel Melvin Timmons.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, George Lee Pruitt, and two brothers, Melvin Timmons and Luther Timmons, Jr.
She is survived by her daughter, Linda Krieger and her husband, Rick, of Snow Hill, and step-son, Jeffrey Pruitt and his wife, Dawn, of Ocean City, Maryland.
There are three grandchildren, Kristen Krieger Pilchard, Nicholas Pruitt and Joel Pruitt.
Also surviving are her brothers, Gene Timmons of Millsboro and Allen Timmons of Baltimore, and a sister, Janet Willey of Salisbury, and several nieces and nephews.
Virginia was graduate of Wicomico High School, and had been a homemaker. She was an animal lover, and was especially fond of cats. She had a strong faith in God.
A funeral service was held on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Burbage Funeral Home in Snow Hill. Interment followed in Girdletree Baptist Cemetery. Rev. Kenneth Elligson officiated.
A donation in her memory may be sent to: Girdletree Volunteer Fire Company, 2739 Snow Hill Rd. Girdletree, Maryland 21829, or the Worcester County Humane Society, P.O. Box 48, Berlin, Maryland 21811.
Letters of condolence may be sent via: www.burbagefuneralhome.com.