|Birth: ||Aug. 4, 1952|
|Death: ||Aug. 20, 2009|
Mr. Lynn Bates, age 57, of Acorn, passed away Thursday, August 20, 2009 in Pocahontas, Arkansas.
He was born August 4, 1952 in Eugene, Oregan to the late Joffery Bates and Maxine Bobo Bates. He was a machinest by trade. Mr. Bates was a loving father, son, brother, grandfather and friend.
Children: Brandi Walruth and husband Ian of Hamminsport, New York Brandon Bates and wife Tina of McLoud, Oklahoma Josh Bates of Honobia, Oklahoma Gabrielle Bates of Benton, Arkansas Kayla Bates of Acorn, Arkansas
Mother: Maxine Wornick of Norman, Arkansas
Brothers: Michael Bates of Texarkana, Texas Darryl Bates of Pocahontas, Arkansas Ivan Bates of Acorn, Arkansas
Grandchildren: Bailey and Joseph Bates of McLoud, Oklahoma Alissa, Hannah, and Keegan Walruth of Hamminsport, New York
Many nieces, nephews, cousins and a host of friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Joffery Bates and his brother, Ronald Leo "Rosco" Bates, Sr.
Funeral service was held on Tuesday, August 25, 2009, at 10:00 a.m. at the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home Chapel. Brother Josh Bates officiated the service. Mr. Bates was laid to rest at Pine Ridge Cemetery under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home.
Source: Beasley-Wood Funeral Home Obituary." Mena, Arkansas. 23 Aug 2009.
Pine Ridge Cemetery
Created by: DEBB
Record added: Aug 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 41014966
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