Mr. Sheldon Alexander Prater of Pine Bluff, formerly of Grady, was born July 20, 1993 in Oak Lawn, Ill. to Anthony Prater of Fort Worth, Texas and Shannon (Davis) Robinson of Pine Bluff.

Mr. Sheldon Alexander Prater of Pine Bluff, formerly of Grady, was born July 20, 1993 in Oak Lawn, Ill. to Anthony Prater of Fort Worth, Texas and Shannon (Davis) Robinson of Pine Bluff.

Sheldon was an All Star Athlete and musician. He was a graduate of Star City High School. Survivors include brothers, Sean Prater, Edwin Robinson, Jr.; sisters, Shana Robinson, Savannah Robinson, all of Pine Bluff, Alexis Bullard of Tarry, Chastidy Prater of Fort Worth, Texas; grandfather, S.A. Davis, Jr.; grandmothers, Iona Davis, of Chicago, Ill., Geneva Robinson of Grady, Verbina Prater of Chicago, Ill.; great-grandfathers, Theodis Maddox, Sr. of Star City; great-grandmothers, Mary Davis of Chicago, Ill., Idella Maddox of Star City; stepfather, Edwin Robinson, Sr. of Pine Bluff.

His services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 30, 2012 at Damascus Baptist Church in Grady by Rev. Robert Scott, Sr. Burial will be in Lincoln Memorial Garden by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

The body will lie in state at the church from 9:45 a.m. until time of service.

The family will be at 2804 Claremont Avenue, Pine Bluff.

Online Register: www.brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com.