Leliah Mae “Liz” <I>Helvey</I> Pruett

Leliah Mae “Liz” Helvey Pruett

Bland County, Virginia, USA
Death 25 Apr 2017 (aged 95)
Virginia, USA
Burial Narrows, Giles County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 178754365 · View Source
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Leliah Helvey (Liz) Pruett, 95 of Narrows went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 25th, 2017.

She was born in Bland County, Virginia on December 19th, 1921, and was the daughter of the late Zeb and Bessie Mae Coeburn Helvey. In addition to her mother and father, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Douglas Fairbanks Shrader (divorced in 1962); her second husband, Myron Carson Pruett; and her only son, Gary Douglas Shrader.

Leliah was a longtime faithful member of First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Narrows, actively served on the Fairview Cemetery Association, and American Legion Post #68 Ladies Auxiliary. She also loved her kitten, "Blues." Her spunk, spirit and determination will be deeply missed by her family and many friends.

Left to cherish her memory are a granddaughter, Stacy Shrader Ferrell and husband Joe of Narrows; a grandson, Shane Shrader and wife Macy of Pulaski; a daughter-in-law, Juanita Shrader of Narrows; another granddaughter, Cindy Shrader Bowers and husband David of Narrows; ten great-grandchildren; a stepson, Rick Pruett and wife Sandy of Narrows; and a step-grandson, Chad Pruett of Narrows.

Funeral services will be held Friday, April 28th, 2017 at 11:30 AM in the Chapel of Riffe's Funeral Service in Narrows with Rev. Jim McDaniel officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery in Narrows.

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  • Created by: RG3
  • Added: 25 Apr 2017
  • Find a Grave Memorial 178754365
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Leliah Mae “Liz” Helvey Pruett (19 Dec 1921–25 Apr 2017), Find a Grave Memorial no. 178754365, citing Fairview Cemetery, Narrows, Giles County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by RG3 (contributor 47951447) .