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Tom Prewitt

Tom Prewitt

Thomas Allan Prewitt, 74, of Lancaster, passed away Saturday, January 6, 2018 in Danville. Born June 9, 1943 in Garrard County, Tom was a son of the late Arthur & Amanda Casey Prewitt. Tom was a diversified man who enjoyed and excelled at many things. He was a longtime gospel singer and sang bass for the Solid Rock Quartet, which travelled all over the nation. With music his first love, he still found time to enjoy hunting , fishing, his horses and dogs and also had a taxidermy business. He was a member of Lancaster Christian Church

Tom is survived by his wife of 30 years, Cheryl Burton Prewitt, a daughter, Amanda Marie (the late Jake) Caudill of Lancaster, two grandchildren , Miranda & Anthony “PJ” Pettyjohn and a great granddaughter, Sapphirah Pettyjohn. Tom was the oldest of eight, leaving three brothers, Jim (Carolyn) Prewitt of Shelbyville, Art (Rose) Prewitt of Munfordville, Mac (Jeannie) Prewitt of Tampa, Florida, and four sisters, Myra (Dan) Myer & Celeste Ramirez of Louisville, Judy Prewitt of Lancaster & Melissa (Bob) Britt of Franklin, Tn.

Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Thursday, January 11, 2018 at Ramsey-Young Funeral Home by Rev. Bill Rhodus, with burial in Lancaster Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Greg Starbuck, Dan Waters, Mike Kirby, Ronnie Cohorn ,Wade Lowery & Jason Lowery. Visitation will be from 5—8 PM Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at the funeral home. Friends and family may leave special memories or condolences on his tribute page at

22 Condolences

  • Sharon Combs Posted January 6, 2018 1:57 pm

    So sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with the family.

  • Gary & Paula Hatfield Posted January 6, 2018 4:43 pm

    So sorry for your loss. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.

  • Brenda Johnson Posted January 7, 2018 5:30 am

    So sorry for your loss

  • Bascom Owens Posted January 7, 2018 12:27 pm

    Deepest sympathy to all my cousins who are missing Tom at this time. My heart and prayers are with you all.

  • Ann Emmerson Posted January 7, 2018 8:46 pm

    I’m sorry for your loss. I’m right down the road if you need anything.

  • Coleene Preston Posted January 7, 2018 9:33 pm

    My heart goes out to all the family. Tom will be missed tremendously. He had such a heart for others. My prayers are with Cheryl especially. I know what you’re feeling. Bless you.

  • Bobby Curtis Posted January 7, 2018 10:04 pm

    Enother friend lost. we have known each other since the Camp Dick days You were a good man

  • Billy and Marilyn Boyd Posted January 7, 2018 10:27 pm

    Tom a good friend who will be missed dearly. Prayers for the family

  • Doug & Lisa Goens Posted January 7, 2018 10:33 pm

    So very sorry for your loss. I remember the days of Tom and the Solid Rock Quartet performing at Victory Christian. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers.

  • Joe and Shirley Woods Posted January 7, 2018 10:39 pm

    Prauers for comfort in your loss of Tommy. He was one of a kind and well liked.

  • Cindy and Jerry Rogers Posted January 7, 2018 11:26 pm

    We are sorry to hear about the passing of our long-time friend. May God bless the family with love and heartfelt memories to treasure!

  • Dale Marie Causey Hellard Posted January 8, 2018 12:31 am

    I am so sorry Amanda. My thoughts are with you in the days that come.

  • JUDY PREWITT Posted January 8, 2018 12:39 am

    I will love you and miss you for all times. RIP BIG BROTHER…REST IN PEACE💜

  • Bob Hammons Posted January 8, 2018 12:57 am

    I’m sorry for your loss, prayers for all of you.

  • Jenny Lynn Whittaker Posted January 8, 2018 1:04 am

    So sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family. He will be missed.

  • Rebecca Daly Posted January 8, 2018 1:38 am

    So sorry ! I have known Tom since I was very young.He will be prayers are with Cheryl and family.

  • Karen McCulley Posted January 8, 2018 3:31 am

    So very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.

  • Albert Dean Owens Posted January 8, 2018 5:24 pm

    I have a lot of memories of the fun we cousins with Tom had down on Paint Lick Creek at Papa Jim and Granny Prewitt’s. Along with many others my heart aches. Our prayers and sympathy to all the family. God bless.

  • BRIAN N STALLONS and Sharon Stallons from cadiz ky Posted January 8, 2018 11:35 pm

    Our prayers are with you and your family so sorry for your loss, we are friends with jim and his family.

  • Dan Waters Posted January 9, 2018 9:13 pm

    I will miss our conversations.about family and growing up together. Tom found his soulmate in Cheryl who has been a devoted wife and gave him the love that completed his life. RIP Tom! Your presence will be missed.

  • Kevin Dean Posted January 11, 2018 3:29 pm

    Our most sincere Sympathy for your loss, your best friend, your “Tom”. I know first hand how much Tom and Cheryl Loved each other, and their family. God Bless You

  • Carol Courtney Posted January 12, 2018 5:10 pm

    I am grieved over missing my dear friend’s funeral. I just now found this online and take full blame for not searching for this sooner. I hope to apologize to Tom when Christ comes and we meet in heaven. He was a true and sincere friend. Thank you Cheryl for your faithfulness, love, and care for Tom.

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