|Birth: ||Feb. 2, 1930|
|Death: ||May 19, 2010|
Anise "Bootsie" Bates age 80 of 632 Gilbert Road Chatham, VA died Wednesday, May 19, 2010 at Danville Regional Medical Center. She was born on February 2, 1930, in Pittsylvania County, the daughter of the late Frank Bates and the late Cassie Myers Bates.
She lived most of her life in Pittsylvania County. She was a homemaker and worked on the farm. She loved the outdoors, working in her flowers and feeding and watching the Humming Birds. She was a member of Hollywood Baptist Church.
Mrs. Bates was predeceased by her husband Stanford Bates; one daughter, Peggy Bates Rozewicz; one brother Charlie E. Bates.
She is survived by three daughters, Iris B. Guthrie and her husband Carl of Danville, Isla B. Reynolds and Lois B. Brumett both of Chatham; six grandchildren and eight great grandchildren; one sister, Hazel B. Durham of Chatham; two brothers, William Bates of Danville, and Bobby Bates of Brosville.
Graveside services will be conducted at Hillcrest Burial Park on Friday, May 21, 2010 at 11:00 AM with the Pastor Terry C. St. John, and the Rev. Darrell T. Campbell officiating.
The family will receive friends at Scott Funeral Home on Thursday, May 20, 2010 from 7:00 PM till 8:00 PM and at other times will be at the residence of her daughter, 133 Strawberry Road, Chatham. She will be missed by all of her family and friends.
Scott Funeral Home in Chatham is respectfully serving the Bates family.
Stanford Bates (1924 - 1993)*
Hillcrest Burial Park
Created by: Art Wells
Record added: May 20, 2010
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