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Yvonne Bates

Yvonne Bates, age 78, of Jackson, MI, died Thursday, March 14, 2019 in Lansing, MI. She was born December 31, 1940 in Royalton, KY the daughter of Delmos and Elizabeth (Harper) May. She had lived in the Jackson area and worked as a prison guard for Jackson County for 35 years. She worked hard her entire life, loved traveling and spending time with her grandkids.

She is survived by one daughter, Sheila Stutz of Lansing, three grandchildren, April Sky, Christopher Thuline, and Andrea (Charles) Feuss, six great-grandchildren, one brother, Ronald (Pamela) May of Jackson, and one sister, Charlene May of Jackson. She was preceded in death by her parents, a son, Patrick Foltz, a daughter, Stefani Lamar, and infant brother, Gerald, and sisters Alberta Sampson, Genevieve May, and Doris Ramela.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. from the Caskey-Mitchell Funeral Home, Stockbridge with Pastor Jeff Howard officiating. Burial will follow at Oaklawn Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  Memorial contributions may be made to Sparrow Hospice.

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