|Birth: ||Jan. 2, 1920|
|Death: ||Feb. 28, 2013|
Mary Eunice Bates Allen, 93, died February 28, 2013 at Hospice Ministries. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, March 3, 2013 at Roseland Cemetery in Gloster. Mrs. Allen was born on January 2, 1920 in Gloster, the daughter of the late Christopher Ellison Bates and Ethel Faust Bates.
A lifetime member of the DAR, she graduated from LSU and served as the bookkeeper for the LSU Bookstore for several years. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Jackson. Along with her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Albert McIntyre Allen, brothers, Clifton Faust Bates, William Christopher Bates, Samuel Lyle Bates, Oma Robinson Bates and nephew, William E. Bates.
Survivors include: nephews, S. Lyle Bates Jr. (Cela) of Madison; niece-in-law, Ronnie Bates of Ridgeland; nieces, Anne Laird (Mark), Martha Letzrich (Ned) of Houston, TX and numerous great nephews and nieces.
Memorials may be made to Hospice Ministries, 450 Towne Center Blvd, Ridgeland, MS 39157.
Published in Clarion Ledger on March 2, 2013
Christopher Ellison Bates (1877 - 1962)
Ethel Faust Bates (1881 - 1969)
Albert McIntyre Allen (1925 - 1964)
Clifton Faust Bates (1905 - 1929)*
William Christopher Bates (1907 - 2001)*
Samuel Lyle Bates (1909 - 1994)*
Oma Robinson Bates (1911 - 1996)*
Mary Eunice Bates Allen (1920 - 2013)
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Record added: Mar 02, 2013
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Mike & Kay
Added: Mar. 23, 2013
Mrs. Allen, I want to thank you for your hospitality and kindness and for allowing me to visit with you and pick your brain on the Bates and Jackson families when you lived on Baton Rouge. You were an invaluable source of knowledge. You will be sorely mis...(Read more)|
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