2018-01-17 / Obituaries

Carollyn Greene Pruett

MORGANTON, NC -— Carollyn Greene Pruett, 71, of Morganton, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, after a period of declining health. Born in Roxboro, July 30, 1946, she was the daughter of the late Edward Marshall Greene and Delma Greene Holt.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Steve Kelly Pruett.

Carollyn was an active member of St. Mary’s - St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church where her memorial service was held on January 13th.  She was a 1964 graduate of Roxboro High School and earned her B.S. in Social Services from Western Carolina University in 1968. She was a member of the Delta Zeta Sorority. Carollyn enjoyed shag dancing. Her outreach to the community began by working with military families with the American Red Cross. She then worked as office manager for the Life Enrichment Center.

Carollyn is survived by her daughters, Holly Pruett Duncan of Hickory and Wendy Pruett Young and husband, Jay, of Fayetteville, W.Va.; son, Kelly Pruett of Huntersville; grandchildren, Andrew, Lauren, and Matthew Duncan and Lincoln and Amelia Young.

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