FOREST CITY Mrs. Faye Lindsay Pruette, cherished wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend, peacefully passed away Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. Born Oct. 10, 1942, in Cleveland County, Mrs. Pruette was a graduate of the North Brook High School's Class of 1960. She was the spouse of 56 years of the Rev. Derell Pruette of Forest City. In addition to her husband, she is also survived by one son, Steven Pruette of Rutherfordton; daughter, Darla and husband, John Henderson, of Forest City; daughter, Faith and husband, Chad Bailey, of Forest City; five grandchildren, Lindsay Pruette of Chapel Hill, Madison Pruette of Rutherfordton, Cole Henderson, Maytlin Bailey, and Grayson Bailey, all of Forest City; one brother, Carl Lindsay of Vale; five brothers-in-law and four sisters-in-law; and many loved nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her beloved parents, Robert and Corene Lindsay, and her best friend and sister, Geraldine Lindsay Justice. Faye was best known in her community as a truly giving person, a mother to many, a wonderful cook, flower gardener, and homemaker who dedicated her life to her husband, church family, children, and most especially, to her treasured grandchildren. The family will receive friends at Crowe's Mortuary, 118 College Ave. in Rutherfordton, today (Sunday, Sept. 23), from 2 to 4 p.m. Following the visitation, a service in her honor will be held at 4 p.m., at Crowe's Chapel. A graveside service will be held Monday, Sept. 24, at 11 a.m., at Mount Vernon Baptist Church Cemetery, 1156 Northbrook III School Rd. in Vale. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, P.O. Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043, or to the Gastric Cancer Foundation c/o The V Foundation, 14600 Weston Pkwy., Cary, NC 27513. Online condolences may be made at

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