Doris Imogene Pratt, age 90, of Herrin, Illinois, passed away Tuesday, October 25, 2022 at Integrity Nursing Home of Herrin.
Doris was born April 01, 1932 in Herrin, Illinois, a daughter of Romal Harvest "Shorty" Prather and Hazel (Williams) Taylor. Prior to her retirement, she had worked almost 30 years as a telecommunications equipment technician for Motorola.
She is survived by two children, Thomas Gerald Lauderdale (Susan) and Cheryl Sue Toronyi; four grandchildren, Alisa (Daniel) Schnura, Timothy (Brittnie) Lauderdale, Michelle (Brian) Wright, and Robert Harrison; three sisters, Loudene Gee, Murl Crabtree, and Paula Wells; and her seven great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by one son, Ronald Gene Lauderdale; two grandsons, Richard Harrison and Timothy Patterson; her parents, Romal Harvest Prather and Hazel (Williams) Taylor; step-mother- Muriel Prather; step-father- Chester William Taylor; and six siblings, Ray Taylor, Bob Taylor, Donald Taylor, Shirley Cobb, Judy Holderfield, and Donna Bigler.
Visitation will be Tuesday, November 1st, 2022 from 11:00am until 1:00pm at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, November 1, 2022, 1:00 PM at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home with Rev. Don Colson officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Paulton.