COMANCHE — Funeral services for Claude Lee Prater, 82, of Blanket, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15 at the family's ranch at 1200 CR 147 in Blanket. Visitation will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday at Comanche Funeral Home.
He died Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017 at his home.
He was born Aug. 1, 1935 in Sonora to Azalee Ivy and Claude Hamilton Prater. He married LaRue Reed on May 12, 1954.
Survivors include his wife; daughters, Connie Reed and her husband Dennis, Pat Pirkle and her husband Mark, Pam Tucker and her husband Cordell; son, Bill Prater and his wife Sandi; grandchildren, Neil, Chad, Laci, Holly, Shane, Heath, Justin, Clint, Becca, Eli Lyndsey and Kelsey; and 13 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his brothers, Duane Bishop Prater and Bobby Gene Prater.