Ada Prather


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 by Wilson Funeral Homes, Chickamauga Chapel, Chickamauga.

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