Mr. Paul Edward Pruett, age 73, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, March 9, 2010. He is survived by: his wife of fifty-one years, Jean Glover Pruett, Buford, GA; daughter and son-in-law, Anita and Mark Pendley, Buford, GA; sons and daughters-in-law, Steve and Claudia Pruett, Buford, GA and Roger and Cindy Pruett, Buford, GA; seven grandchildren, Lauren Pendley, Matthew Pendley, Brian Pruett, Kristen Pruett, Danielle Pruett, Anna Pruett and Callie Pruett; sisters and brother-in-law, Carolyn and Wayne Nix, Missouri and Janice Loggins, Oakwood, GA; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mr. Pruett was born September 5, 1936 in Buford, GA. He was a 1954 graduate of Sugar Hill High School. He was retired from Lockheed Martin in Marietta, GA and also from General Motors Assembly Plant in Doraville, GA after twenty years of service. He was a member of the U. A. W. Local 10. He was a member of the Buford Masonic Lodge No. 292 F & AM, a member of the Taylor Chapter No. 48 of the Royal Arch Masons, and a member of the Knights of Templar. He was a member of Harmony Baptist Church in Buford, GA. He was an avid hunter and enjoyed playing checkers and winning several local and state tournaments. Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 12, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Farrell K. Presley and Rev. Harvey Langley officiating. Interment will follow at Broadlawn Memorial Gardens in Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. and from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Harmony Baptist Church in memory of Edward Pruett. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.