Michael Pruitt was born in St. Louis, MO on October 21, 1961 to the union of Al Jay and Ethel Pruitt. He was the fifth of six children. He is preceded in death by both parents; brother, Bernard Pruitt; uncle, Robert Sandidge; and 3 nephews, Jerome Tripplett, Roderick Story and Lil Al Jay.
Michael attended Lowell Elementary and Northwest High School in the St. Louis Public School. Michael had a great sense of humor and enjoyed life to the fullest. He loved playing chess, dancing, turning back flips, and very good artist in drawing. Michael confessed his heart and soul to God on January 17, 2019.
Michael leaves behind two lovely sisters, Sandra Pruitt Hamilton and Patricia Story; three brothers, Maurice Pruitt, Al Jay Pruitt, and Jerry Seawood; two brothers-in-law, Michael Hamilton and Robert Story; two sisters-in-law, Stephanie and Willie; best friend, Eugene Meeks, a companion, Sandra James; and host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Michael will be greatly missed and his memories will never be forgotten.