Pruitt, a lifelong resident of Bedford County, is retired from Nationwide Express and is a past president of Shelbyville Kiwanis Club.
She is unopposed for re-election.
"I will appreciate your complimentary vote on Nov. 6," she said. "It is a pleasure to serve the people of our city as council member for the 5th Ward. As always, I will strive to treat everyone as I would like to be treated, with respect and fairness to all."