She was a member of the Benton Station Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Charlie Shelton and Wilburn Juanita Hale Shelton.
She is survived by her husband, Rhonnie Prueitt of Benton; children: Christy Hardin and husband, John, of Benton and Chad Prueitt of Benton; grandchildren: Tore and Emma Hardin and Cambree Prueitt, all of Benton; sister, Kaye Shelton of Benton; and some very special caregivers.
She was a graduate of Polk County High School and Mid-State Medical School in Nashville. She worked as a nurse in the medical field until her retirement in 2008.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at Benton Station Baptist Church with the Revs. Joel Jenkins and Ryan Potts officiating.
Interment will follow in Old Ocoee Cemetery with a white dove release ceremony concluding the service.
The family will receive friends form 6 to 8 this evening at the church.
The family requests that memorials be made to the, Benton Station Baptist Church Relay for Life Team and building fund, 909 Benton Station Road, Benton, TN 37307.
Higgins Funeral Home of Benton is in charge of arrangements.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Prueitt family guest book at www.higginsfuneral.com.