Teresa Sentell Gordon Pruitt, 54, of Hendersonville passed away Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at her home following a sudden illness. A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, she was the daughter of the late George Wilson ìPeteî Sentell and Carrie Brown Davis of Hendersonville. She graduated from West Henderson High School in 1975. After receiving her CNA certification, she worked with several local assisted living facilities. She was currently employed at the Exxon convenience store on Haywood Road. She was a member of Jones Gap Baptist Church. She enjoyed people and loved nature and her animals. She was also preceded in death by her mother-in-law, Hazel Gordon, and her brother-in-law, Frank Bradley.
In addition to her mother, survivors include two sons, Tyson Gordon of Hendersonville, Harley Gordon and his wife Amanda of Tuxedo; a grandson, Judd Gordon of Tuxedo; sister-in-law, ìPuffî Bradley of Hendersonville; and her dear friend, Travis Gordon of Hendersonville.
A funeral will be at 3:00 pm Sunday in the Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Curtis Pace will officiate. Burial will follow at Oakdale Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 pm prior to the service in the chapel.
Memorials may be made to Jones Gap Baptist Church, P.O. Box 671, Hendersonville, NC 28093.