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Lonnie Bates, 56 of Loganville, GA passed away on Friday, May 10th, 2019 at his home surrounded by all his loved ones. A memorial service will be held at 2pm on Monday, May 13th, 2019 at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home 670 Tom Brewer Road Loganville, Ga. 30052.
Lonnie Dean Bates was born on September 27th, 1962, in West Virginia to Marjorie (Drake) Bates and the late Lee Allen Kampe.
Lonnie D. Bates is preceded in death by his adoptive father, Michael Joe Bates, and biological father Lee Kampe.
Lonnie enjoyed being outdoors fishing and hunting. He loved to spend time with his children and playing with his grandbabies (13), ranging from 2 years of age to 20.
Survivors include his wife, Debbie Shetter Bates, five children; Crystal Bates, Lonnie Bates Jr., Timmy Bates, Jeremy Shetter, Tasha Broussard, 13 grandchildren, his mother Marjorie Bates, brother and sister in law; Larry and Robin Bates, brother; Lee Bates, two nieces; Caroline Spikes and Stacey Bates, three great nephews and one great niece.
Georgia Cremation is assisting the family with arrangements. Georgia Cremation 3570 Buford Highway Suite 202 Duluth, Georgia 30096. 678-584-0914