DOCKIE PRATER
Born: 1917-09-06
Died: 2004-05-17
Visitaton: at the Funeral Chapel after 5:00 P.M. Tuesday Evening, with nightly services at 7:00 P.M.
Funeral Service: Thursday, May 20, 2004 at 11:00 A.M. in the Philadelphia Old Regular Baptist Church at Hippo, Kentucky. with Ministers of the Church officiating.
Interment: John Wess Prater Cemetery at Prater Fork, Hueysville, Ky.
 

DOCKIE PRATER, AGE 86, OF HUEYSVILLE, KY, HUSBAND OF THE LATE GENEVA COOLEY PRATER, PASSED AWAY MONDAY, MAY 17, 2004, AT THE MCDOWELL APPALACHIAN REGIONAL HOSPITAL, MCDOWELL, KENTUCKY. HE WAS BORN SEPTEMBER 06, 1917 IN ALPHORETTA, KY, THE SON OF THE LATE JOHN WESS AND HATTIE ALLEN PRATER. MR. PRATER WAS A RETIRED COAL MINER, A MEMBER OF THE PHILADELPHIA REGULAR BAPTIST CHURCH, A MEMBER OF THE UMWA, AND AN U.S. NAVY, WORLD WAR II VETERAN.

SURVIVORS INCLUDE ONE SON, ROY G. PRATER, MUSTER, IN, FOUR DAUGHTERS, LOIS MULLINS, HIPPO, KY, BRENDA SUE HAMPTON, COLUMBUS, OH, LINDA JUNE MARTIN, HUEYSVILLE, KY, PAM MARTIN, EASTERN, KY, ONE SISTER, VELVA COOLEY, HUEYSVILLE, KY, 12 GRANDCHILDREN AND 12 GREAT GRANDCHILDREN.