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Paul Kenneth Bates, Sr

Death 4 Jan 2007 (aged 95)
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
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Courier-Journal---January 5, 2007

BATES, PAUL K., 95, of Louisville died Thursday, January 4, 2007. He was a retired executive at Brown -Williamson Tobacco Co., a life long member of Beulah Presbyterian Church where he served as clerk of session, deacon, elder, Sunday School superintendent and youth advisor, former chairman of the Buechel Water District, charter member and past president of East Jefferson County Lion's Club, past president of Fern Creek Community Club and former board member of the Louisville Chapter of the American Red Cross and Selective Service System.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 70 years, the former Elizabeth Mattingly.

He is survived by his children, Betsy Sams (David) of Vero Beach, FL and Old Saybrook, CT and Dr. Kenneth Bates (Chris) of Hickory, NC; grandchildren, Katie Sams (Matt Johnson) of Geneva, Switzerland, Dr. Andrew Sams (Monica) of Tampa, FL, Ben Sams (Hilary) of Avon, CT, Amy Boston (Geff) of Hickory, NC and Sarah Cauble (Russell) of Richmond, VA; nine great-grandchildren; brother, Roy J. Bates, and sister, Iva Dillingham.

His funeral will be held at noon on Saturday at Beulah Presbyterian Church, 6704 Bardstown Road with burial to follow in Resthaven Memorial Park. Visitation will be 3-8 p.m. on Friday at Fern Creek Funeral Home, 5460 Bardstown Road. Memorial gifts may be made to KY Lions Eye Foundation, 301 E. Muhammad Ali Blvd., Louisville, KY 40202.

Paul was a twin brother to Florie A. Bates

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