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Gloria Etta Lee Bates

November 16, 1951 July 18, 2018
Gloria Etta Lee Bates
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Obituary for Gloria Etta Lee Bates

Gloria Etta Bates, 66, of Kingston, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at her home after a long and courageous batter with cancer. She was born November 16, 1951 in Knoxville, TN, one of nine children born to John Johnson Lee and Marie Maxine Monday Lee. She had worked as a customer service representative with Permafix Environmental Services. Mrs. Bates was a faithful member of Union Chapel Missionary Church of Kingston. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by sister, Darlene Davis. She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Benny Wayne Bates Sr; son, Ben Bates Jr., of Kingston and daughter, Cindy Miller and husband Tim of Oliver Springs; brothers, Steven Lee, Dwayne Lee, Shawn Lee and Allen Lee; sisters, Peggy Duncan, Linda Russell and Lisa Bradshaw; sister-in-law, Judy Parker; brother-in-law Gary Bates; and two grandchildren, Brandon Miller and Emilee Miller. The family will receive friends on Sunday, July 22, 2018 from 2 – 4pm at Weatherford Mortuary. A memorial service will follow at 4pm with Pastor Ronnie Nickell officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorials can be made to Union Chapel Missionary Church Youth Group, 2740 Lawnville Road, Kingston, TN 37763.
An online guest book can be signed at www.weatherfordmortuary.com.


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Visitation

Sunday

22

Jul

2:00 PM 7/22/2018 2:00:00 PM - 4:00 PM 7/22/2018 4:00:00 PM
Weatherford Mortuary

158 South Jefferson Circle
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Weatherford Mortuary
158 South Jefferson Circle Oak Ridge 37830 TN
United States

Memorial Service

Sunday

22

Jul

4:00 PM 7/22/2018 4:00:00 PM
Weatherford Mortuary

158 South Jefferson Circle
Oak Ridge, TN 37830

Weatherford Mortuary
158 South Jefferson Circle Oak Ridge 37830 TN
United States
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