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Our brother, Mr Bates assisted my sister and I, Charlene Powell. Once again he delivered excellent services to our family during and after the death of our beloved mother Patricia Washington. He took care of our insurance papers, and his prices are reasonable. He took care of everything while we were in mourning. He called and checked on our family let us know when paperwork was sent off, he was thorough, sympathetic and empathetic to our needs.
Mr Bates will make sure your family is taken care of and goes above and beyond the call of duty. God bless you our brother. We love you so much! Bates is the best! Our mom is so proud of you.

Michelle McCray
September 8, 2020

"Mr. Bates is a truly competent funeral director. He helped me with my own pre-arrangements so that I will not be a burden to my family. It also allowed me to arrange to be laid to rest with my family. What I... did not realize, is that what you have in your mind to happen might not always be the case. My sister, who passed away, wanted to be buried next to our father. When the time came, that plot was no longer available and caused us to think and plan. Mr. Bates really made the process understandable, clear and affordable. Thank you Mr. Bates for your expert care!"

Evangelist Pamela B. Porch

"Darren, you did such a wonderful job! Everything was perfect! Thank you and your staff for coming in so quickly and taking care of things for us. You will be in my prayers always. You will be blessed!"

The Wright Family

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