Obituary: Lorraine Frances Portwood Prewitt

Friday, August 14, 2009

Lorraine Frances Portwood Prewitt, 69, of Lewisburg, died Monday, Aug. 10, 2009, at NHC-Lewisburg.

Mrs. Prewitt was a native of Liberty, Mo. She was a retired hairdresser and a member of the Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Helen Lorraine Compton and Frances Matthew Portwood; son, James Prewitt; and brother, Tommy Lee Portwood.

She is survived by her loving husband of 42 years, Frank O. Prewitt, and son, Terry (Jennifer) Pruitt, all of Lewisburg; sister, Barbara Jane Durham of Kansas City, Mo.; and brother, Allen Portwood of Woodbury.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 14, from the chapel of Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home with Anthony Blakely officiating. Visitation began on Thursday, Aug. 13, and continues on Friday for one hour prior to the service.

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