Mary Nell Greene Cates

Published 4:27 pm Friday, September 21, 2012

Mary Nell Greene Cates, 84, a resident of Hope Hull, Ala. died on Thursday, Sept. 20, after a brief illness. Graveside Service will be held on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012 at 11 a.m. at Antioch East Baptist Church with Minister Johnny Hobbie and Minister Larry Brady officiating, Dunklin and Daniels Funeral Home directing. She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Ellis Coleman Cates. Survivors include daughter, Mary Ann Pascal (Rick) of Montgomery, Ala., son, Jack Cates (Sharon) of Hope Hull, Ala.. Four grandchildren Angie Cieutat (Ron) of Bay Minette, Ala., Jackie Marts (Sean) of England, Adam Cates (Amanda) of Byron, Ga. and Ivy Calhoun of Griffin, Ga. Eleven great-grandchildren, Jay, George, Alex and Bradley Cieutat, Will and Ashlan Marts, A. J., Justin and Brodie Cates, Eric and Wyatt Calhoun. Sister, Betty J. Hobbie of Greenville, Ala. and many nieces and nephews. The family request in lieu of flowers that donations be made to Davenport Church of Christ, P.O. Box 5, Hope Hull, AL 36043 or Panama Missions. The family wishes to express graditude to Dr. Ishwar Bhuta, Dr. James McLaughlin and Dr. John Williams. Online condolences can be made at

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