Mattie Jean "Mounts" Prater 76 of Matewan, WV departed this life Wednesday February 5, 2020 at the Tug Valley ARH Hospital.
She was born March 15, 1943 in Freeburn, KY the daughter of the late Wayne and Sister "Eldridge" Mounts.
She was preceded in death by her husband Dewey Prater JR, sons; Greg and Ronald Prater, brothers; Hodge, Flannery, Jake and Eddie Mounts, sisters; Verlene Dotson, Maryline Chapman, Irene Gearles, Beulah Norman and Elvie Mounts.
Mattie was a homemaker and of the Pentecostal faith.
Survivors remaining to honor her memory include a son; Tim Prater (Mary) of Kimper, KY, a daughter; Lena Rose (JR) of Matewan, WV, daughter- in- law Naoma Prater of Phelps, KY, sisters; Erma Blankenship, Ruby Workman (Hubert) both of Freeburn, KY, Pearl Blankenship (Donald) of Majestic, KY, Lennie Layne of Chicago IL and Lillie Bell (Dave) of Beckley, WV, grandchildren; Ronald Prater, Robert Dale Kennedy, Jennifer Coleman (Jonathan) and Heather Pender (Scott), great grandchildren; Emily Rose & Erin McKee Pender and Addyson Lee Coleman.
She is also survived by a host of other family, nieces, nephews, neighbors and friends.
Honoring services will be held in the Phelps Funeral Services Chapel with the Reverends Kenny Chapman and Odis Blankenship officiating.
The funeral will be Monday February 10, 2020 at 1:00 P.M. with burial to follow in the Freeburn Community Cemetery.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Visitation will be in the chapel Saturday and Sunday evening from 6:00-9:00 P.M. with service each night at 7:00 P.M. The chapel will close at 10:00 P.M.
Arrangements are under the direction of
Phelps Funeral Services INC
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