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Russell Malone "Cooter" Oates
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Birth: Feb. 1, 1958
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 26, 2009
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA

Russell "Cooter" Oates, 51, of Swannanoa, passed away Saturday, December 26, 2009.

Cooter was born February 1, 1958 in Buncombe County where he had lived all of his life.

He is preceded in death by his parents, John Stanhope and Mary L. Oates.

Cooter is survived by his daughters, Rebecca Oates of Pensacola, Fla., Alissa Morris (John) of Leicester, N.C., Amber McElrath of Leicester, N.C. and Michelle Duckworth (Casey) of Cross, S.C.; sisters, Mary Lou Ollis of Crossnore, Nancy Shetley of Sparks, Nev., Linda Fisher of Swannanoa and Vickie Woods of Leicester; brothers, Wayne Oates of Canton and John Larry Oates of Justin, Texas and two granddaughters and one grandson.

Source Citation: Harwood Home for Funerals

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Family links: 
  John Stanhope Oates (1917 - 1976)
  Mary Louise Farris Holcombe (1924 - 1996)
  Nancy Margaret Oates Shetley (1953 - 2016)*
  Russell Malone Oates (1958 - 2009)
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
Specifically: Ashes scattered over his parent's graves, as he requested.
Created by: Vickie Oates Woods
Record added: Sep 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97011487
Russell Malone Cooter Oates
Added by: Vickie Oates Woods
Russell Malone Cooter Oates
Added by: Vickie Oates Woods
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- Vickie Oates Woods
 Added: Jun. 29, 2016
Happy birthday Coot! I love you and miss you so much. You are in my thoughts everyday. xoxo
- Vickie Oates Woods
 Added: Feb. 1, 2016
Love you Coot and miss you everyday. xoxo
- Vickie Oates Woods
 Added: Dec. 26, 2015
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