Gates Graveside Services for Susie Gates, 74, of Sealy, Texas, will be held Thursday, September 15, 2005 at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Jonathan Young officiating. Interment was at Cheetham Cemetery near Sheridan. Born and raised in Sheridan, Susie was the daughter of Robert Johnson and Janie M. Hatfield. She attended Sheridan Public Schools. Susie was united in marriage to Mr. Milton Gates on June 9, 1949 in Hallettsville, Texas. She was of Baptist faith. Susie loved to volunteer with the Optimist Club and the Kiwanis Clubs where her husband was a member. She also volunteered many hours raising money for Cancer education. Mrs. Susie Gates died on Tuesday September 13, 2005 in Sealy, Texas Survived by her husband Milton Gates of Sealy, and daughters Phylis Naida and husband Stephen of Sealy and Karen Pruett and husband Kent of Belmont, and granddaughter Amanda Pruett. Preceded in death by her parents Robert and Janie Johnson, 5 brothers and a sister. Memorial contributions can be made to the American Red Cross. Services under the direction of Knesek Family Funeral Chapels, 768 Fourth Street, Sealy, TX 77474 (979) 885-3535.
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