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Services are held for Calvin Bates

Funeral services for Calvin Morgan Bates Jr., 33, of Jenkins, were held October 8 at Polly & Craft Funeral Home. Entombment was in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.

A son of Calvin and Patricia Bates of Jenkins, he was born in Amherst Ohio. He died October 5 from injuries suffered in a motorcycle accident.

Bates was a truck driver for Trivette Trucking Co. and enjoyed carpentry work and motorcycles.

Surviving in addition to his parents are his wife, Cora Fleming Bates; two sons, Anthony Bates and Tadan Caleb Bates, both of Jenkins; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Wayne and Brenda Fleming, Jenkins; two sisters, Melinda Vance and Teresa Hall, both of Jenkins; and a brother, Timothy Bates, Jenkins.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents and by a brother-in-law, Chad Fleming.

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