Mrs. Bessie Prater, age 89, of Fort Payne, passed away Tuesday, July 28th at her residence.
Funeral service will be 3 P.M. Thursday July 30th at Perry Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Jimmy Dan Clanton officiating; burial will follow in Mt. Vernon Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 P.M. until 3 P.M. Thursday.
Pallbearers are Gilbert Prater, Erskine Prater, Floyd Prater, Evan Sammons, Chase Sammons, and Mason Hilke. Honorary pallbearers are Frank McNew and Ted Gregory.
Survivors include several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Special caregivers Norma Daniel and Brenda Harris.
She was preceded in death by her husband Ernest Prater.
Mrs. Prater was a native of Louisa, KY, the daughter of the late Jim Samualand Fairy Belle Moore Sammons.
Donations may be made to the Sand Rock Volunteer Fire Department, or the family will accept flowers.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to Norma Daniels, Brenda Harris, Frank &Brada McNew, and Floyd & Patricia Prater.
Perry Funeral Home Directing.