Mrs. Marie Bates, age 72 of Lancing, passed away Wednesday January 27, 2021 at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville.
She is preceded in death by her husband: Johnny L. “Sonny” Bates.
Her son: Ray Graham.
And her brother: Ray Tipton.
She is survived by two granddaughters: Casey Brooke Hill and her husband Josh Shepherd, and Ashton Brooke Bates.
Two grandsons: Thomas and Dakota Clevenger.
Three great grandchildren: Jordan and Paisley Shepherd, and Landon King.
Her daughter-in-law: Teresa Graham.
One stepdaughter and son-in-law: Tracy and Thomas Clevenger.
One stepson and daughter-in-law: Toby John and Rhonda Bates.
And her special friend and companion: Johnny McClain.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Davis Funeral Home, Wartburg, honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Marie Bates.
Condolences may be sent to the family at: ww.davisfuneralhomes.com
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