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Deanna Prather

February 18, 1985 — January 29, 2022


Deanna Prather, age 36, of Stillwell, Oklahoma, was taken far too soon on Saturday, January 29, 2022, at 8:00 PM at Cherokee County, Willing, Oklahoma.  She was born on February 18, 1985, in Rushville, Illinois, the daughter of Rex Allan and Nicky M. Staub Prather.  Her parents survive in Rushville.  She had been married to Luke Tippey.

Deanna graduated from Rushville High School, Rushville, Illinois.  She had been a girl scout and she enjoyed completing crossword puzzles.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by one son, Benjamin Alan Prather, and a brother, Heath Anthony Prather, both of Rushville, Illinois.

A visitation celebrating Deanna’s life will be held Saturday, March 19, from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Triplett & Wood Funeral Home of Rushville.

Memorials in memory of Deanna Prather have been established for National Domestic Violence Hotline at 800-799-7233.  Donations can be made at

Friends and family are invited to share memories and leave condolences at

Triplett & Wood Funeral Home of Rushville oversees arrangements.

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Saturday, March 19, 2022

5:00 - 7:00 pm (Central time)

Triplett &Wood Funeral Home

900 W Wilson St, Rushville, IL 62681

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