KATES, Nettie N. "Josey", of Dade City, left us Tuesday, November 27, 2012 after a long illness. She was born September 29, 1926 in Cohassett, AL. She leaves behind her companion of 24 years, Barry Tindall; son, Richard Clifford Josey (Lina) of Webster; daughter, Jeanie Parker (Bobby) of Dade City; daughter, Yvonne Curles (Sam) of Dade City; 8 grandchildren; and 10 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one son, Jack Josey. Funeral services will be held 4pm, Saturday, December 1, 2012 at the 301 Chapel of Hodges Family Funeral Home. The family will receive friends for viewing from 2-4pm, prior to service time. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations in her memory to HPH Hospice. Private interment services will be held at a later date.