STAR CITY — Jack C. Bates, 86 of Star City, died Friday. He was born May 4, 1927 to the late John Matthew and Mora Tinney Bates. Survivors include his wife, Eve Bates; two sons, Howard and Alton Robinson; three daughters, Sharon Pevey, Karen Broach and Angie Hall; three sisters, Bonnie Wilbanks, Barbara Manard and Betty Fuhrman; eleven grandchildren; twenty great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.
Services: 2 p.m. Sunday at Overcoming Faith Worship Center. Bro. Don Borland officiating.
Visitation: 6-8 p.m. Saturday at Griffin Funeral Service. Burial: Broach Cemetery near Kingsland. Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City. Online guestbook at www.griffinfuneralservice.net.