Willie F. Prather Sr.
June 08,1942 - February 17,2020
Obituary for Willie F. Prather Sr.
With humble respect, Sewell Mortuary in Grantville announces the transition of Willie F. Prather Sr. on February 17th, 2020.
Funeral service will be Saturday, February 22nd, at 3:00 PM at Red Oak Grove Baptist Church in Gay, GA.
Visitation will be Friday from 3 to 6 PM at Sewell Mortuary.
Willie Frank Prather Sr. was born on June 8, 1942 in Meriwether County.
The Lord called him hone on February 17, 2020. He was born to the late
George Crowder and Cora Bell Prather. He leaves behind three siblings to
cherish his memories: Annie Lois Hall of Luthersville, GA, William Lee
Prather of Newnan, GA and Annette Favors of Senoia, GA. Virgil Prather
Cora Mae Prather, Alberta Favors and Magaline Leach preceded him in
He attended Meriwether County School. He joined St. Paul Holiness
Church. He loved his children and grandchildren dearly. He also loved
gardening and fixing on things.
Willie Frank Prather Sr. was married to the late Rozell Prather and to this
union seven children were born. One preceded in death, Terry Remond
He leaves behind six children: Willie Frank (Wylene) Prather Jr. of
Luthersville, GA, Jettie (Emanuel) McGruder of Newnan, GA, Linda
Whatley (Michael Moss) of Greenville, GA, Andrew (Sandra) Prather of
Woodbury, GA, Bobby (Evangeline) Prather of Luthersville, GA, Sharon
Ford (Leroy Cameron) of Hogansville, GA. He also leaves a legacy of love
with twenty-one grandchildren and fifty-six great grandchildren; a host of
nieces, nephews and cousins; a close friend, Katie Jefferson.
220 Charlie Patterson Rd
Grantville, GA 30220
620 Massengale Mill Road
Gay,, GA 30218
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