SEYMOUR — Ruth Bates, 97, of Stephenville, Texas, died Monday, Nov. 28, 2011, in Stephenville.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Goree Cemetery with Benny Archer officiating, under the direction of Archer Funeral Home of Seymour.
Mrs. Bates was a homemaker.
Survivors include two daughters, Jacqueline Wallace of Stephenville and Roxanna Griffore of Danville, Tenn.; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
(Frank Ross Bates (Goree Class of 1957) was son of Ruth and John Bates. Frank died a few years ago. Not sure what Goree Class Roxanna (Bates) Griffore was in. Jacqueline (Bates) Wallace is Goree Class of 1955.)