Voncille Pruitt

June 6, 1937 ~ July 18, 2018 (age 81)

Southern Memorial Funeral Home sadly announces the passing of Mrs. Voncille Pruitt 81, of Dothan Alabama. Service’s are entrusted to. Southern Memorial. The Ones Who Truly Care! When Only The Best Will Do. We ask that you please keep the Pruitt family in your prayers as they travel through this difficult journey.

Voncille Terry was born on June 6, 1937 in

Dothan, Alabama to Mr. M.C. Terry and Lucille

Terry. She attended Dothan City Schools

and finished at Carver High School. Raised in a Christian home

she accepted Christ and united with the Adams Street Baptist

Church. She later joined Patterson Street Freewill Baptist Church

under the leadership of Rev. James Clark and later Rev. Aldolph

Noble, Sr.

She worked for many years for Dr. Greenfield and managed Club

Capri, here in Dothan. She later worked for Ansell Corporation

and retired in 1986, where she received numerous awards and


Voncille was a loving and very devoted mother to her three

beautiful daughters, who preceded her in death, Janaver Terry,

Vander Finch and Teresa D. Beacham. Known throughout the

community for her cooking abilities and her humor, she indeed

was a mother and grandmother to many additional children.

She was preceded in death by her parents, M.C. Terry and

Lucille (Sam) Teague, her grandmother whom she adored

Lessie Nix, aunts Carrie Ward and Perlee Barnes.

She leaves to cherish memories, her husband Frank Pruitt,

grandchildren,Vonger (Tim) McCree, LaShanda (Rico) Perry,

Alvin Beacham, Demetrick (Jeremy) McCall, Montez Beacham

and Will Galloway; great grand-children, Vontaeveus Finch,

Jervon Nelson, Amad Robinson, Nazier Beacham, Jashyla

Beacham, Nashya Beacham, Daylen McCall, and Jahlesia Mc-

Call; great-great grandchildren Genesis Finch, McKenzie Finch,

Jeremiah Nelson, Jamari Nelson and Ahmiya Tyler; God sons,

Hosea Culver, Serrell Taylor and David Richardson and God

daughter Mary Daniels. Her devoted lifelong best friend, Ms.

Mary Savage and a host of other relatives and friends.

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