CHERRYVILLE - Reba Arnea Denton Bates, 88, of 111 Harrilson Road, formerly of Gastonia and North Brook, died June 29, 2013 at her residence. She was born May 18, 1925, a daughter of the late Vella Denton.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. at the church.
Funeral Service: Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 3 p.m. Sandy Plains Baptist Church in Gastonia
Burial: Burial will follow in the church Cemetery
Funeral Home: Carpenter's Funeral And Cremation Services is serving the Bates family
Online Condolences: www.carpentersfuneralhome.net
Published in Shelby Star on July 1, 2013