Memorial services for Gloria C. Gates, 45, of Lakeview, Oregon, will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 21, 2013, at Neches First Baptist Church in Neches, Texas. Burial will follow at Neches Cemetery.
Mrs. Gates passed away March 18 at Lake District Hospital in Lakeview, Oregon, in the presence of loved ones. She was born Feb. 9, 1968 to Thomas and Patricia Crawford. She graduated from Neches High School in 1986 and was a homemaker.
Mrs. Gates was preceded in death by her parents; and brother, Thomas Wayne Crawford.
She is survived by daughters, Meagan Field and husband Chris of Tyler, Morgan Buford and husband Buddy of Palestine; grandson, Ryan Field; husband, Richard Gates of Lakeview, Oregon; sisters, Tammy Lewis of Jacksonville and Tina Bolton of Neches; brothers, George Crawford of Jacksonville and Mike Crawford of Neches; along with numerous nieces and nephews.
The family would like to say a special thanks to the staff of Lake District Hospital for their gracious care.