Former Grambling employee remembered

Funeral services will be held for Thelma Elois Pruitt Egans Tuesday, Jan. 25 at noon at the Mt. Calm Baptist Church in Simsboro. She passed away Thursday, Jan. 20.A wake will be held at King’s Funeral Home in Ruston from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Ms. Egans worked as a custodian at Grambling State University and was moved to the switchboard where she retired in 1984, having served four years as the supervisor.

She is the mother of former GSU employees Gloria Moore, teacher at the Grambling Middle School; and the sister of Odell Pruitt Lakey, secretary in human resources, and Margie N. Pruitt of the career and placement center.