Rosemary Bates, 75, of Lonoke, died Tuesday, August 21, 2012. She was born January 21, 1937 to Basil and Mary Wallace.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Raymond Bates.

Survivors include daughter, Mary Bates Morgan and husband Darrell of Lonoke; brothers, Jimmy Wallace, Jerry Wallace and Donny Wallace all of LaGrange, Ind.; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Visitation was Thursday, August 23 from 6:00 to 8:00pm at Weems Family Funeral Services in Carlisle. A funeral was Friday, August 24, 2012, at Walters Chapel. Burial was in Walters Chapel Cemetery.

The family requests memorials be made to the Walters Chapel Church. Arrangements were by Weems Family Funeral Services of Carlisle.

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