Prather III of Cleveland, formerly from Dahlonega, Georgia passed away
on Thursday, June 4th, at his residence. He was 50 years old.
Robert was born
in Fort Ord, California to the late Robert Prather II and Patricia Watts
served in the United States Army as a Army Ranger serving in Saudi
Arabia and Kuwait as well as many other missions. His outstanding
military service earned many distinguished honors including the Bronze
Star and the Ranger Tab. Following his retirement from military service
Robert began his second career with the Georgia Department of
Corrections as an officer at the Lee Arrendale Correctional Facility.
survived by his loving wife of 12 years, Laura Sampson Prather of
Cleveland; Sister Kathi Snodgrass of Alta Dena, California; Sister
Charlotte Milton of Memphis, Tennessee; As well as sister Stephanie
Mosser of Peawauke, Wisconsin.
Robert was a
true outdoorsman. He love hunting, hiking, and building things with his
hands. If he wasn't outside he was doing what he enjoyed the most;
spending time with his family.