Henrietta Prewitt



Henrietta J. Prewitt passed away on Sunday, August 15, 2021, in Avon, Indiana.

She was born in 1931 to the late William Hendricks Emily and Oakalear Emerson Emily in Seymour, Indiana.

On December 24, 1947, she married John Charles “Jack” Prewitt in Seymour. Henrietta was a waitress and in her spare time enjoyed teaching Sunday School, crafting floral arrangements, reading, cooking for large groups but most of all she loved her Savior and loved going to church.

She is survived by her children, Marsha Sparks, John (Sherry) Prewitt Jr., James (Melissa) Prewitt Sr., Terry (Julia Corwin) Prewitt Sr.; 18 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; sister, Martha Kay Moss.

Henrietta is preceded in death by her beloved husband; daughters, Brenda Prewitt and Vivian Jones; her parents; brothers, Jackie Emily and William “Bud” Emily.

Private graveside services will be held at Riverview Cemetery

Memorials may be written to Christian Jewish Foundation.

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