Dorothy “Dot” Pruitt, age 80, of Duluth, died Thursday, September 6, 2007. Funeral service will be held 2 P.M. Sunday, September 9 in the Chapel of Tapp/Tim Stewart Funeral Home in Buford with Pastor David Lyle officiating. Burial will follow in Flowery Branch Cemetery. Mrs. Pruitt is preceded in death by her parents- Amsel and Laura Puckett and daughter- Judy Pruitt Outwater. She is survived by her husband of 60 years- Edwin R. Pruitt,; sons- Ken Pruitt, of Lawrenceville and Ted Pruitt, of Duluth; brother and sister-in-law- Dan and Irene Puckett, of Tucker; grandson and his wife- Chris and Cassie Outwater, of Dacula and twin great granddaughters- Ivey and Alex Outwater; grandson- Corey Outwater, of Flowery Branch and great grandson- Chase Outwater. Dot was born in Flowery Branch, GA and loved her hometown. She worked at the beauty salon at Rich's Lenox for more than 40 years. She was a devoted member of Mt Tabor Baptist Church in Duluth for more than 50 years and loved her church, family and friends more than she could express. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Mt. Tabor Baptist Church, 4175 Buford Highway, Duluth, Georgia 30096, 770-476-1463 in her name. The family will receive friends Saturday, September 8 from 5 to 8 P.M. at Tapp/Tim Stewart Funeral Home and Crematory, 201 Morningside Drive, Buford, Georgia 30518. 770-945-9345. Please sign the online guest registry at