Mrs. Katherine Jobe Pruitt, 73, of Ridgeland, passed from this life on Friday, August 2, 2019, at Beau Ridge Memory Care Assisted Living. 

She was born on December 20, 1945, in McComb, to Dr. Darrell and Jessie Nunnery Jobe. She was a member of Lakeside Presbyterian Church and worked for MS Department of Health for many years as a Registered Dietician.  

Preceding her in death were her parents. 

Survivors are her sons, Michael Pruitt (Aimee) of Madison, and David Pruitt (Mary) of Hamilton, MT; brothers, Dr. Darrell Jobe, Jr. (Charlotte) and William Jobe (Cindy); grandchildren, Noah Pruitt, Caleb Pruitt, Levi Pruitt, Elizabeth Pruitt, Joanna Pruitt, Annaleigh Pruitt, Amelia Pruitt, and Ada Pruitt; and a host of family and friends. Graveside service were held August 6, 2019, at Hollywood Cemetery in McComb.