CHICKAMAUGA Ada Marie Melton Prather, 82, passed away Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012.She was born in Rossville, to the late Lee Harvey "Jack" Melton and Jewell Lee Perry Melton. She was a lifelong resident of Walker County and of the Baptist faith. She was a homemaker and enjoyed going shopping.Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Oscar Joe Prather; sisters, Betty Adams, Anita Creekmore, Catherine Farmer; and a brother, Charles Melton. She is survived by her children and their spouses, Donna and David Jones, Brenda and Eddie Weathers, all of Chickamauga, Danny and Christy Prather of Ringgold, Ga.; grandchildren, Jeremy Weathers, Gabrielle Jones, Jesse Jones; great-grandchild, Maci Tinker, all of Chickamauga; her adopted sisters, Faye Gibson and Hedi Sartain, both of Chickamauga, and her beloved dog "Cricket". The family will receive friends today until the service.Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today, Nov. 13, 2012, in the chapel with the Rev. J.D. Gibson officiating.Burial will follow in Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park, Rossville.In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made towards her funeral expenses. Online register book at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com.Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Homes, Chickamauga Chapel, Chickamauga.