Mrs. Gates had a love for animals, enjoyed working in her flower beds and spending time with her family.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her son, Gary Easton; daughter, Connie Brown; sister, Eve Stancel. She is survived by her husband, Robert Gates; son, Brian Easton; daughters, Brenda Roybal, Donna Todd; brothers, Ottie Hillis, Billy Hillis; sister, Mary Gordon; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
No services are scheduled at this time.
Coffee County Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Gates family.