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2013-02-28 / Obituaries


Elizabeth Ethel Gates, 88, of Thomasville died Friday, Feb. 22 at her home. She was born Aug. 8, 1924 in Dickinson. She worked with the Department of Defense and was a member of Pineview Baptist Church.

She is survived by her sister, Wilma Gates Day of Thomasville; several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

Funeral services were Monday, Feb. 25 at O'Bryant Chapel Funeral Home with Rev. Mitch Thrower officiating. Interment followed at Evergreen Memorial Gardens in Thomasville and O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home directing.

Active pallbearers were members of the men’s Sunday School Class at Pineview Baptist Church. Honorary pallbearers were members of the ladies’ Sunday School Class at Pineview Baptist Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Pineview Baptist Church Building Fund.

Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.

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