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Florence Virginia "Ginny" Bates

March 7, 1952 — June 17, 2017

Florence Virginia "Ginny" Bates

Florence Virginia “Ginny” Bates, age 65 of Lebanon, formerly of Gallatin, passed away on Saturday, June 17, 2017 at the Sumner Regional Medical Center.

A native of Trousdale County, she was born to the late Marvin and Delthy Givens Sircy.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers; Bobby Sircy, and Tony Sircy.

She is survived by her daughter, Teresa Gober (Michael) of Bethpage; son, Derek Bates, and his fiancé Rachel of Portland; grandchildren, Braden Bates, Easton Bates, Allen Gober, Dylan Gober; great-grandchildren, Kyndel, Addy, and Austin Gober; sisters, Etta Burton of Nashville, Geraldine Gregory of Memphis, Earlene Byington of Lebanon; brothers, Cecil Jack Sircy (Billie Ruth) of Lebanon, Billy Sircy (Dorothy) of Gallatin, Jerry Sircy (Barbara) of Gallatin; and several nieces and Nephews.

A memorial service will be conducted on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. from the chapel of Anderson Funeral Home with Pastor Kenneth Summers officiating.  Visitation will be held one hour prior to the memorial service.

Memorial donations are suggested towards funeral expenses.

Arrangements entrusted to the Anderson Funeral Home, 202 E. Main Street, Gallatin, Tennessee.

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