83, Cullman, died Saturday, Dec. 24, 2011, at Cullman Regional Medical Center. Born in Vernon, she was daughter of the late J.F. and Pearl Gill Prater and widow of first husband Leo Belk and second husband Bobby F. Gossett, who passed away on Nov. 16, 2011. She was a homemaker. Besides her parents and husbands, she was predeceased by sister, Hellon Duke.

Surviving are brothers Foy (Shamrion) Prater, Tennessee, John (Kay) Prater, New Mexico, and Ernie ( JoAnn) Prater, Indiana; and sister Joyce ( Jim) Watkins, Leeds.

Michael Murphree officiated the 11 a.m. funeral Dec. 29, in the chapel of Blountsville Funeral Home. Interment followed at Antioch Cemetery in Belk, Alabama. Pallbearers were Jim Watkins, Michael Box, Steven Box, Terry Box, Kian Wesley, and Ralph Carroll.