Betty Rose Prather, 95, of Chaplin, died Monday, April 21, 2014. She was the former Betty Rose Hood, a native of Nelson County, a member of the Chaplin United Methodist Church, and was a homemaker.
She was the daughter of the late Jude and Matilda Hellard Hood and was preceded in death by her husband, Sebert Prather; and a daughter, Helen Parrish.
Survivors include a daughter, Pauline Burgin, of Chaplin; a son, Harold (Freda) Prather, of Chaplin, two sisters, Lorine Richardson and Nancy Simpson, both of Chaplin; seven grandchildren; nine great- grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at the Chaplin United Methodist Church with burial in Highview Cemetery. Bro. Bill Greer will officiate. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Friday, April 25, at the church.
The family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of contribution to the Chaplin United Methodist Church Building Fund. Houghlin Funeral Home
is in charge of arrangements.