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Mary Ann Long Pruett

February 9, 1935 — June 7, 2021

Mary Ann Long Pruett

Mary Ann Long Pruett of South Boston, VA passed away June 7, 2021.  She was born in Halifax County, VA on February 9, 1935 and was 86 years of age. She was the daughter of the late James Brooks Long and the late Edna Williamson Long. She was married to the late Roy Hampton Pruett.


She was a member of First Crossroads Baptist Church.   


Mary Ann Long Pruett is survived by:

Her Daughter

Susan Pruett Clarke and husband Barry of South Boston

One Sister

Laura Leach of Charlottesville

One Son-in-law

Earl McDaniel, III of South Boston

Four Grandchildren

Elizabeth Harris and husband James of South Boston

Rebecca Robertson and husband Scott of Charlottesville

Kathryn Lewis and husband Mathew of Bedford

Tyler Clarke and wife Melissa of South Boston

Nine Great Grandchildren


***Preceded in death by***

Her Daughter

Deborah Pruett McDaniel

Three Sisters

Frances Hicks, Nancy Perkins, Virginia “Teenie” Collie


James “Frankie” Long


A memorial service will be held Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. at First Crossroads Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Daniel Whitt and Rev. Tim Mull officiating.


The family will receive friends at the home of Susan Clarke, 5020 Melon Rd., South Boston, VA 24592.


For memorials, please consider Sentara Halifax Regional Hospice, 2204 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Past Services

Memorial Service

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

First Crossroads Baptist Church

1008 Melon Rd, South Boston, VA 24592

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