Bates, Glenn R.
Meadville Tribune - 5 January 1981 - Jamestown: Glenn R. Bates, 87, died January 3 at Miller Memorial Nursing Home, Andover, Ohio, following a 3 month illness. He was born in West Shenango Township on 22 January 1893, son of Levi and Clara Bates Bates. He married Ruth M. Betts 21 June 1916. She died 19 March 1978. He worked throughout his life as a farmer. He is survived by 2 sons: Glenn Jr. and Robert - both of Jamestown; 3 daughters: Mary Alletha (Mrs. Steve Crosby) - Greenville; Claribel (Mrs. Charles Cathcart) - Adamsville; and Barbara (Mrs. Virgil Cathcart) - Adamsville; 15 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-grandson. He was preceded in death by a son, Clemet (Bud) Bates, a daughter, Mrs. Martha Hudson; twin infant daughters and a great-grandson, Brian Scott Benetin. Services will be held at James Baird Funeral Home, Jamestown, with Rev. Richard Johnson, State Line United Methodist Church, officiating. Interment will be at Park Lawn Cemetery.