Bates, Shirley Ann

Friday, December 11, 2020
Shirley Bates
Shirley Bates

Shirley Ann Bates, 75, of Chattanooga, passed away on Saturday, November 28, 2020, in a local health care facility. 

She was a graduate of Howard High School and was of the Baptist faith. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lewis Jackie Bates, Jr.; mother, Cornelia Crutcher McConnell; adoptive father, Charles McConnell, Sr.; sisters, Jan McConnell, Sonia McConnell, and Marketta Green; brother, Charles McConnell, Jr. 

Survivors include her son, Steven Bates of Chattanooga; daughters, Annisa Bates, Belinda Bates, both of Chattanooga, and Sharon Harmon of Atlanta, GA; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; father, Reverend Lawrence Childress of Huntsville, AL; brother, Roy “Chess” (Zeddie) McConnell; sisters, Mary (Van) McConnell and Christine Williams, all of Chattanooga; several nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives and friends. 

Shirley will lie in state on Monday, Dec. 14, from 12:30-5 p.m. at Taylor Funeral Home. 

A family service will be on Tuesday, Dec. 15, at 12:30 p.m. in the chapel. Burial will be in Chattanooga National Cemetery.

 


Millsaps, Gregory

Haynes, James Edward

Scott, James M.


Gregory Millsaps, 67, of Chattanooga, passed away on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, at his residence. Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)

James Edward Haynes, 72, formerly of Chattanooga, passed away on Tuesday, January 19, 2021, at his residence in Georgia. Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)

Bishop James M. Scott, 87, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, January 18, 2021, in a local hospital. Arrangements are by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)



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