Nov. 23, 1927 - April 10, 2022
April 20, 2022
Jessmon Marie Pruitt Belanger, 94, of Sweet Home, died April 10, 2022.
She was born Nov. 23, 1927 in Avery, Okla., to Oliver Luther and Tinydove (Bittick) Coonrod.
She moved to San Joaquin Valley, Calif., before eventually moving to Sweet Home in 1970.
In her younger days Mrs. Belanger loved to quilt and made lots of quilts for family members.
She is survived by her children, John Pruitt of Sweet Home, Sally Phillips of Killeen, Texas, Stephen Pruitt of California, and Vernon Pruitt of Coos Bay; step-son Tracey Belanger; 22 grandchildren; and 56 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John F. Pruitt, in 1976; second husband Joseph Belanger in 1986; children Bonnie Massingale, Doris McKeaver, Wayne Pruitt, Dean Pruitt, Richard Pruitt and infant Roger Pruitt; and step-son Ricky Belanger.
A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, April 22, at Full Gospel Church, 2331 Hwy. 20 Sweet Home. An urn will be placed at Gilliland Cemetery.
Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.