Lenwood Bates, 59, passed away Friday, May 25, 2018 in Wichita Falls. Funeral services will be held Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in Morrison Funeral Home Chapel. Arrangements are under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
Lenwood was born May 1, 1959 in Temple, Texas to the late Lenwood James Bates, Sr. and Mary Alice (Hall) Sedberry. He was a former construction worker and a Baptist.
Survivors include; sisters, Carolyn Lindley of Arlington, Carla Coleman of Wichita Falls, Dorene Sedberry of Olney, Lydia Vaughan of Wichita Falls, and Marchella Hopwood of Denton; brothers, Donald Bates of Olney and Hugh Bates of Frisco; a host of aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews also survive.
Lenwood was preceded in death by sisters, Estella Davis, Lavera Leggett, and Suzanne Sedberry; brothers, Richard Sedberry, Carl Bernard Sedberry, and Shirley M. Sedberry.
Visitation will be held Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.