Zander Jordan Bates, 2019-2020


Zander Jordan Bates of Quitman, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020 in Dallas. He was born June 2, 2019 in Tyler to Jordan Bates and Molli Taylor Bates. 

Zander was preceded in death by his beautiful grandmother, Anna Bates.

He is survived by his parents, Jordan and Molli Bates of Quitman; sister, Emori Bates of Quitman; grandparents, Kevin Bates of Quitman and Matt and Katie Taylor of Quitman; great-grandparents, Linda Hightower of Longview, Gary and Brenda Taylor of Quitman, Barry and Rita Bowen of Gilmer, and Bill and Bettty Dunlap of Holly Lake; great-great-grandmothers, Bobbie Taylor of Quitman and Ruth Orr of Mineola.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Beaty Funeral Home, 5320 S. State Hwy. 37, Mineola. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 at Beaty Funeral Home with Jeremy Harrell conducting. Interment will follow at Quitman City Cemetery in Quitman, with Garrett Taylor and Dillon Bates serving as pallbearers.

In lieu of flowers donations are requested to Mineola Church of Christ.