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Mattie Bell Shannon Bates
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Birth: Jul. 24, 1947
Tutwiler
Tallahatchie County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Oct. 21, 1971
Harvey
Cook County
Illinois, USA

The Star, Sunday, October 24, 1971, p. A-6

Funeral services are set Thursday for Mrs. Mattie Bell Bates of 324 Boston North, Chicago Heights, who was killed Friday in a car-train accident in Harvey.

Services will be held at Christ Temple No. 2, East Chicago Heights, thursday at 1 p.m. Elder Marcus Irons, pastor of the church, will officiate and burial will be in Washington Memory Gardens.

Visitation will be held Wednesday from 2 to 6:30 p.m. at Hammond and Prowell chapel. Family visitation will be held at the church Wednesday from 7-9 p.m.

Mrs. Bates was born July 24, 1947, in Tutwiler, Miss., and lived in this area for 19 years. She was employed as a secretary for Thornton High School District No. 205.

Survivors are her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Shannon of East Chicago Heights; her husband, Jewel S. Sr; two sons, Leroy and Jewel S. Jr. at home; three sisters, Julia Mae Shannon, Veola and Patricia L.; and grandparents, Mrs. Julia Young of Chicago Heights, James Shannon of St. Louis, Mo., and James Wiley of Los Angeles, Calif. 
 
Burial:
Washington Memory Gardens
Homewood
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Ter
Record added: Feb 28, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85981551
Mattie Bell <i>Shannon</i> Bates
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 Added: Feb. 28, 2012
 
 
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