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 Bernice Elizabeth <I>Shinn</I> Bates

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Bernice Elizabeth Shinn Bates

  • Birth 7 Jan 1910 Arkansas, USA
  • Death 8 May 1985 North Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas, USA
  • Burial Dardanelle, Yell County, Arkansas, USA
  • Memorial ID 62827961

Bernice Elizabeth Shinn Jones Bates

Mrs. Bernice Elizabeth Bates, 75, of Centerville died Wednesday, May 8, (1985) at Memorial Hospital in North Little Rock.

She was a native of Pope County, a retired employee of the Dardanelle procesing plant at Tastybird Foods, daughter of the late Ad Shinn and Willie Gaydon Shinn, and was a member of Slaty Crossing Free Will Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Montie Bates; two daughters, Melba Standridge of North Little Rock and Patsy Pedigo of Little Rock; a sister, Adleigh Eubanks of Burney, Calif., and five grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Humphrey Chapel by the Rev. Gary Huett. burial will be in New Hope Cemetery at Dardanelle by Humphrey Funeral Service.

Active pallbearers will be Bob Pitts, Kenneth Crow, Hrlan Nuckles, Dover Caldwell and Carlos Booth.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 tonight at the funeral home.

From Yell Co., Ark. Obituaries, Vol. II by Mary V. Humphrey

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  • Added: 12 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62827961
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bernice Elizabeth Shinn Bates (7 Jan 1910–8 May 1985), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62827961, citing New Hope Cemetery, Dardanelle, Yell County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Marilyn Morris (contributor 47207326) .