man John R. Bates Sr.‏, Nickname: John Russell Bates‎, son of Washington Russell Bates and Anna Dixon‏.
Born ‎24 May 1921 at Blackey, Letcher, Kentucky, United States, died ‎12 Oct 2008 at Cairo, Prentiss, Mississippi, United States‎, 87 years

Married ‎± 1952 (approximately 49 years married) to:

woman Frankie Lee Engle‏‎
Born ‎5 Jul 1928, died ‎14 Apr 2001‎, 72 years

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