Lois E. Prather
1936 - 2020
Lois E. Prather

June 3, 1936 - November 8, 2020

Lois E. Prather of Cusseta, Alabama was born in Lumber City, Georgia on June 3, 1936 and passed away at East Alabama Medical Center on November 8, 2020. She was 84 years old.

An important part of Lois' life was living from age 13-19 in the Georgia Baptist Children's Home. She later kept the Alumni Association of the Orphans Home Group going and often reunited long lost siblings who hadn't seen each other for decades. Lois worked beside her husband Hal (Malcolm) in his many businesses and was always enthusiastic. She kept books for him and their son though she hated math.

Lois was preceded in death by her son, Ray Prather.

She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Malcolm Prather; daughter, Denise P. Shealey; grandchildren, Lindy Shealey, Daniel Shealey, Tamara Prather Thompson (Trey), Bryan Shealey, Caleb Prather, Walter Shealey, Jarod Prather (Rhea), Sera Shealey, and 8 great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held in the Parlor at Frederick-Dean Funeral Home Wednesday, November 11, 2020 from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.

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Published by The Opelika-Auburn News on Nov. 10, 2020.
4:00p.m. - 6:00p.m.
Fredericks Funeral Home
1801 Frederick Rd, Opelika, AL 36801
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We are going to miss you sweet lady, although stepping across this threshold is joyous for your spirit. All of our Prayers and Love for Hal and extended family. We all have come to realize the tears are for loss and also for joyous for her journey home. With Great Respect and Love, Shirley and Russ
Shirley McCart and Russ Davis
November 11, 2020
Hal you and Dee and the grandchildren are in our thoughts and prayers
Nancy Frank
November 10, 2020