Mrs. Inez Biles Bates, age 86 of Brooks, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2019.
Mrs. Bates was born August 27, 1932 in Pike County, Georgia. She is preceded in death by her parents, Judge Allen Biles, Sr. and Leila Seigler Biles; her husband, John Douglas “J.D.” Bates, Jr.; brothers, Stick Biles and Bud Biles.
Survivors include her children Joel Bates, Shirley Chastain and husband Frank; grandchildren, Dawn and Mike Carlock, Ivy and Darrell Corder, Dustin Bates, Travis Bates; great-grandchildren, Leila Davidson, Aida Davidson, Ian Carlock, Isla Corder, Lawson Corder, Gracie Bates, Hayden Bates; several nieces and nephews.
A visitation for Inez Bates will be Sunday, June 2, 2019 from 2:00 pm until 3:00 pm at Fairview Baptist Church in Brooks, Georgia, with a funeral service following. Interment will be in the Church Cemetery.