Mr. Ralph D. Prather, age 85 of Conyers, died Wednesday, December 1, 2010. He was a loving and devoted husband and father. He is survived by his wife, Chris G. Prather, Covington, daughter and son-in-law, Peggy Prather Price and Randy V. Price, Sr., Covington; grandchildren, Randy V. (R.P.) Price, Jr., Covington, Brian David Roseberry, Conyers, Devon Anthony Bruns, Acworth; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Rebecca D. Roseberry. Mr. Prather was a member of Salem United Methodist Church for many years and retired from the Federal Government. Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 4, 2010 at 3:30 p.m. at Salem UMC, 3962 Salem Road, Covington with Rev. Rhoda Howell and Mrs. Carol Standard officiating; interment will follow at Green Meadow Memorial Gardens, Conyers. Family will receive friends Friday, December 3, 2010 from 6 until 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 17 Executive Park, Suite 115, Atlanta, GA 30329 or Alzheimer's Association, 1925 Century Boulevard, NE, Suite 10, Atlanta, GA 30345. Condolences may be submitted on-line at www.scotward.com. Scot Ward Funeral Services - Harry White Chapel, 1299 Milstead Ave., Conyers, GA 30012, 770-483-7216.