Travis “Ty” Harold Prater, age 84, of Centre passed away Friday, January 05, 2024.
Graveside Services will be 2 PM Sunday, January 7th at Hebron Cemetery.
Pallbearers will include Nick Mobley, Jared Mobley, Michael Walker, Mickey Kiser, Darren Peek, Buddy Prater and Colby Prater.
Survivors include his wife, Linda Prater.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Wendell Lane Prater and Oscar Earl Prater; sister, Jimmy Lou Buttrick.
Mr. Prater was a native of Cherokee County and was the 2nd son of the late Billy and Curtie Bell Ferguson Prater. He was also a member of New Prospect Baptist Church for over 50 years.
Ty was a cattle farmer, rodeo vendor; he raised Quarter horses and rode with the Alabama Wagon Train 12 consecutive years, achieving “Wagon Trainer of the Year”. Ty also served as a foster father to three children for a number of years.
In Lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to New Prospect Baptist Church.