Doris Maxine (Zimmerman) Cates
Doris Maxine (Zimmerman) Cates, age 77, of Scio passed away Sunday, July 18, 2010, in her residence.
Born March 27, 1933, in Jerseyville, IL, she was a daughter of the late Maximillion Earhardt and Bertha Henrietta (Depper) Zimmerman.
On Sept. 12, 1952, she married Charles W. Cates who passed away Sept. 6, 2004. She was a member of Carrollton Baptist Temple. She and her husband were former owners of the True Value Store in Bellefontaine and owned and operated a Western Auto store in Petersburg, IL. She enjoyed family and traveling.
She is survived by two sons, Robert Cates of Carrollton and Gerald Lewis (Tina) Cates of Malvern; three daughters, Janet (John) Barrett of Canton, IL, Bernice (Donald Kevin) Kimmons of Pleasant Plains, IL, and Sandra Lea Cates of Poplar Buff, MO; nine grandchildren; six great grandchildren; three step grandchildren and five step great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Thursday, July 22 at 11 a.m. at Carrollton Baptist Temple with Pastor Nathan Snode officiating. Burial will follow in Grandview Cemetery in Scio. Calling hours will be 4-7 p.m. Wednesday at Allmon-Dugger-Cotton Funeral Home in Carrollton.