Magdalene Pruitt Caffey-Funeral services will be held at 11 am, Friday, September 15, 2017, at Beulah Temple United Holiness Church, 523 Griffith st, for Mrs. Magdalene Pruitt Caffey, 77, Youngstown, who departed this life on Wednesday, September 6, 2017, at her residence.
Mrs. Caffey was born January 8, 1940 in Ozark, Alabama, a daughter of Lawrence and Lalar McCray Pruitt. She was a graduate from The Rayen High School, graduating in 1959, and retired in 2003 from Northside Medical Center after 35 years of service. On October 25, 1959, Magdalene Pruitt married her long time sweetheart, Marvin C. Caffey. From this union three children were born. She loved spending time with her family and cooking for them at family gatherings. She leaves to carry on her legacy her husband of 58 years Marvin, 1 daughter; Kimberly Caffey, 2 sons, Antoine (Jackie) Caffey, and Quinn Caffey all of Youngstown, 1 sister Verdell Pruitt of Austin, TX., 3 grandchildren' Shanice Caffey of Youngstown, Jasmine (Joseph) Hernandez of San Antonio, TX., and Derek (Ayanna) Caffey of Powder Springs, GA., 3 great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and siblings, "Donnell Pruitt, Clemmon C. Pruitt, and William Pruitt. Friends may call from 10 am to 11 am at the church.