Dorothy Bates age 71 passed away on Friday, April 30, 2021 at her residence.
She leaves to cherish her memories a devoted husband Verlon C. Bates of 55 years. Two children Jacqueline “Evon” Bates Jordan and Vincent E. Bates. (3) grandchildren Lavon, Kenzel, and Chiyanna Jordan. (3) great-grandchildren Jessica and Diamond Cole, AAliyah Gregory. Brother, James Ray (Anna) Allen. Sisters-in-law Elaine Williams, Diane Manning, and Linda Thompson. Devoted sister-in-law, Carol Simmons a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and spoiled rotten Lil Dee.
COMMUNITY WALK THROUGH Thursday, May 6, 2021 from 4-6:00 pm at JC Hellum Funeral Chapel.
EVERYONE IS REQUIRED TO WEAR MASKS BEFORE ENTERING THE BUILDING AND SOCIAL DISTANCING WILL BE ENFORCED
FAMILY VISITATION Friday, May 7, 2021 from 11-12:00 pm with funeral to follow at the above named chapel.
Pastor Andray Clemons, Eulogist Pastor Terrance Davis, Officiant
Interment: Wilson Co. Memorial Gardens
Please keep the Bates family in your thoughts and prayers.
Arrangements entrusted to JC Hellum Funeral Home 107 Stokes St. Lebanon Tn. 37087 (615) 444-4558