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CATES, Lloyd Glenwood

Source: ?? Newspaper - obituary found in an old scrapbook

Cates - Lloyd Glenwood Cates, age 55, of Kingman Rt 1 died at 5:25 a.m. Wednesday July 24 (1968) at his home. He had been in ill health the past year and a half and seriously ill for two months. He was born July 29, 1912 in Cates, the son of Francis Hardy and Opha Allen Cates. He attended Danville, Ill high school and was a mechanic and electrician. Mr. Cates is survived by his parents of Kingman Rt 1; two sisters, Mrs. Gladys Six of Covington Rt 1 and Mrs. Juanita Brook of Kingman Rt 1 and one brother, Ernest Cates also of Kingman Rt 1. He was preceded in death by one brother. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Friday at Bodine & Shelby Funeral Home here. The Rev. Alfred Dobbs officiated and burial was in Kingman Fraternal Cemetery.

Source: Unknown newspaper - article found in scrapbook of obituaries collected by Fauniel Hershberger

Cates - Lloyd Glenwood Cates, mechanic and electrician for the Cates community, died at 5:25 a.m. Wednesday (July 24, 1968) in his home on Rt. 1, Kingman.  Mr. Cates, 56, had been in poor health for the last year and a half, and in serious condition for the last two months.  Born on July 29, 1912, he was the son of Francis Hardy and Opal Allen Cates.  Both parents survive and reside at the Rt. 1 home. The deceased was reared in the Cates area, but later attended school in Danville, Ill.  Surviving besides the parents are a brother, Ernest, who lives at the family home, and two sisters, Mrs. Gladys Six of Covington, and Mrs. Juanita Brook of Kingman.  He was preceded in death by a brother.  Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday in the Bodine & Shelby Funeral Home in Covington with Rev. Alfred Dobbs in charge.  Burial will be in Kingman Fraternal Cemetery.  Friends may call Thursday afternoon and evening.  – thanks to Ginny A

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