Marjorie M Bates May 9, 1922 – November 13, 2017

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Marjorie M. Bates, beloved Mother, Little Grandma & Honey of Duncanville passed away Nov. 13, 2017. She was born May 9, 1922 in Dallas, TX the daughter of Charles A Brooks & Edith Norris Brooks.

Retired from Dallas ISD, she was a lifelong member of Tyler Street United Methodist Church. She was devoted to her family and cherished times when they were all together.

She was preceded in death by husband of 55 years, Claude Bates in 2001.

Survivors include her son, Charles “Chuck” Bates & wife, Teri; daughter Debbie Lewis & husband, Bill; grandchildren, Angie Talbert & husband, Matt, Billy Lewis & wife, Kristen, Bobby Lewis & wife, Dani, Adam Bates, Alex Bates & wife, Katie and A.J. Bates; 9 great grandchildren (with 2 preceding her in death).

Funeral Service is 2:00 PM Sat. Nov. 18, 2017 at Jaynes Memorial Chapel in Duncanville.

Burial follows at Laurel Land Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 5-7 PM Friday at Jaynes.