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  • "Hey Susan, for some reason you came across my mind..."
    - Beth Newman
  • "Mommy, I miss you so already. I need your advice you were..."
    - Kimberly Bates
  • "I was sad to hear of Susan's passing. She will be missed..."
    - Alease (Cookie) Montgomery
  • "To the family of Susan Bates, my prayers and deepest..."
    - Lila Spencer
  • "To the family of Susan ,I worked with Susan at the Naval..."
    - Shirley L. Lee
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On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at her residence, SUSAN M. BATES; mother of Melvin Bates, Jr., Kimberly Bates, Michelle Bates and the late Michael Bates; sister of Yvette Norman, Patricia Robinson, Robert Roberts, Jr., Wayne Roberts, McKinley Johnson and the late Karen Denise Pinkney and the late Roberta Roberts; and a close family friend, Michele Darbeau. She is also survived by five grandchildren, nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends. The late Ms. Bates may be viewed on Monday, January 7, 2013 at the Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 1601 South 13th Rd., Arlington, VA from 10:30 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. Interment Pleasant Valley Memorial Park, Annandale, VA. Arrangements by Chinn-Baker Funeral Service, (703) 979-1666.

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Published in The Washington Post on Jan. 5, 2013