Carolyn M. Prater, 73, St. Joseph, MO, went to be with our heavenly Father on Thursday, October 31, 2013, at Heartland Regional Medical Center.
Carolyn was born on July 24, 1940, in Edgerton, MO to William Carl and Josephine Pearl (Masoner) Weaver. She attended Rosendale High School and was a member of Eastside Baptist Church. Carolyn had retired from PPG in O’Fallon, MO.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her companion, Harry Carriger; grandsons, Brent Davis and Storm Huey and son-in-law, Steven McIntyre.
Carolyn will be sadly missed by her children, Darla Miller (Tim), Karla Davis, Ronda Speer (Rodney), Robin Svuba (Warren), Candy McIntyre, Darryl Prater and Farryl Prater (Tonya); 14 grandchildren, Ryan, Sarah, Christi, Bryson, Jeremiah, Angie, Anson, Cammie, Sheldon, Amanda, Mat, Brandon, Derek & Jacob; 27 great-grandchildren; 2 brothers, Ernie and J.C. and 3 sisters, Barbara, Bonnie and Sue.
Services: 10:00 a.m. Monday at Eastside Baptist Church. Interment Savannah Cemetery.
Visitation will begin after 9:00 a.m. Sunday at Heaton-Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel, in St. Joseph, MO, where the family will receive friends 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon.
The family suggests memorial contributions to Eastside Baptist Church.