He was born January 7, 1948 in Little Rock to John Ralph Prewitt and Mildred Louise (Fleming) Prewitt. Mr. Prewitt was a lifelong educator and a great leader. He loved hunting and fishing both the lakes and rivers. John was preceded in death by his father.
Survivors include his mother; his wife of 40 years, Gerrie Prewitt of Mountain Home; a son Jon Michael Prewitt of Springdale; a daughter, Jessica Prewitt Fayetteville; one sister Beverly Moore of Horn lake, Mississippi.
A memorial service will be held at 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, August 21, 2013, at the St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church with Reverend Jim McDonald officiating.
Memorials can be made to the Arkansas Chapter of Council for Exceptional Children. Joyce Sullivan, ARCEC Treasurer Bebe Public Schools, 1201 West Center, Beebe, AR 72012.
The online obituary and guestbook are available at www.conner-hankinsfuneralhome.com.