The Clay Minerals Society (CMS) sadly has lost one of its highly esteemed members, Dr. Robert “Bob” James Pruett, Ph.D., who passed away on Tuesday, July 25, 2017, in Milledgeville, Georgia, USA. Bob was born on July 5, 1963, in Madison, Wisconsin. He received his B.S. degree at the University of Wisconsin, and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees at Indiana University, where he studied under the pioneering clay scientist, Professor Haydn H. Murray.

He was a member of five professional societies, but The CMS was special to him as evidenced by his contributions. He served on many of its committees...

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