Mr. Hiram J. Prather, 81, of Eclectic, passed away October 27, 2018. He was born

June 19, 1937.

Funeral service will be Wednesday, October 31, at 2 p.m., at Linville Memorial Funeral Home with Randy Satterfield and Charlie Kerr officiating. Pall bearers will be Tim Peavy, Richard Prather, Lee Smith, Randall Peavy, Devlin Smith and John Peavy. Burial will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Linville Memorial Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be Wednesday, October 31, from 12 noon until service time at Linville Memorial Funeral Home.

He is survived by children, Susan Renee Prather Soppeck (Larry), Juanita Louise Prather Peavy (Tim), Rhonda Dawn Prather and John Hiram Prather (Stacey); brother, Malcom Prather (Lois); sister-in-law, Gayle Prather; mother-in-law, Susie Stafford; sisters-in-law, Carolyn Long (Mack) and Elaine Smith (Danny); grandchildren, Marlena Soppeck, Brandon Soppeck, Randall Peavy (Bethany), John Peavy, Jessica Smith (Bradley), Devlin Smith, Hiram Austin Prather and Jordan Reann Prather; great grandsons, Lee Peavy and Brayden Royal; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Susie Annette Stafford Prather and brother, Jack Prather. Online condolences at


Linville Memorial Funeral Home

Eclectic, Alabama


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