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Sheryl D Bates

March 19, 1962 ~ November 11, 2021 (age 59)


Sheryl D. Bates transition to her heavenly home November 11, 2021 , 6:45 am at DCH Hospital in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Sheryl was  born March 19, 1962 in Marion, Alabama to the late Frank Bates, Sr. and Carrie Roper Bates.

Sheryl confessed Christ at an early age  and later joined Berean Baptist Church where she was baptized and  attended until  her death.

Sheryl was preceded  in death by her parents, Frank Bates, Sr. and Carrie Roper Bates; five sisters,  Mary P. Billingsley, Betty Miree, Sarah Porter, Bertha Billingsley, and Barbara Wright.

Sheryl leaves to cherish her four children, Nakeya Bates, Marion, Alabama, Lacrecia (Jeremy) Wright, McCalla, Alabama, Cedric Bates, Marion, Alabama, Kedrick Bates, Los Angeles, California; 12 grandchildren, Chedrick, Tavondria, Nakedra, Azayla, Rozell III, Tyreke, Carson, Trevon, Jamarius, Amaya, Kedrick, Jr. and Rhe’Mi ; three sisters, Willie Mae  Eubanks, Carrie (Lee) Bell all of Marion, Alabama, and Donna Bates, Tuscaloosa, Alabama; one brother , Frank (Sharon) Bates of  Bibb County, Alabama, and a host of nieces nephews other relatives and friends


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24 Hour Viewing
November 19, 2021

12:00 PM
Melvin Miller Funeral Service
302 Pickens St
Marion, Alabama 36756

Celebration of Life
November 20, 2021

1:00 PM
Berean Baptist Church
804 Wahington Street
Marion, Alabama 36756

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