Ethelene Bartlett Prather, 95, of Maysville and formerly of Feesburg and Higginsport, passed away peacefully Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016 at her residence.

Mrs. Prather was born in Chilo, March 2, 1920 daughter of the late William “Mack” & Nellie Wigglesworth Bartlett. She was anticipating celebrating her 96th birthday and the wedding of her grandson Chris in June. She was a kind and caring woman who loved her “girls” and family. She was a member of the Shannon United Methodist Church where she looked forward to going to church and the UMW.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two daughters, Barbara Jean Lennex and Joyce Ann Johnston and a son-in-law Michael Massie whom she loved like a son and a brother Emmett Bartlett.

Survivors include two daughters, Patricia Massie and Billie Jo (Gene) Peters of Maysville. A sister, La June Perkins of Felicity. Five grandchildren, Dr. David (Jane) Dome, Glenn (Robin) Nichols, Chris Stapleton (fiancee Bradie), Damone Greene and Tina Harris. Five great-grandchildren, Austin, Ryan and Lauren Dome, Cheyenna Fowler and Treyson Greene.; three nephews, Chris, Drew and Ricky and three nieces Sherry, Sylvia and Brenda.

Services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, at Palmer Funeral Home in May’s Lick with Rev. Paul Hammond officiating. Burial will follow in the Confidence Cemetery in Georgetown. A visitation will be held from noon until 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

If desired, memorial may be made to Shannon United Methodist Church in care of Dick Clary, 4065 Ky. 596 May’s Lick, Ky. 41055.

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