Helen Louise Bates
June 26, 1929 - February 13, 2010
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Helen Louise BATES, 80, of Clanton died Saturday, February 13, 2010 at Chilton Medical Center, Clanton.

She was born on Wednesday, June 26, 1929 in Chilton Co., AL, Daughter of the late Tommy Mims and the late Lena Ellis Billingsley Mims.

She was a Store Owner.

Surviving are her 2 Daughters, Mrs. Shirley (Randall) Gilliland of Clanton, AL, Mrs. Peggy (Jimmy) Jones of Clanton, AL; Son, Mr. James Earl Bates of Clanton, AL; 2 Sisters, Mrs. Betty Owens of Clanton, AL, Mrs. Faye Ward of Clanton, AL; 3 Brothers, Mr. Jimmy Mims, MS, Mr. Jackie Mims of Alabaster, AL, Mr. Ronald Mims of Clanton, AL; 11 Grandchildren, 17 Great Grandchildren, 1 Great-Great Grandchild.

Friends will be received from 5-8, Monday, February 15, 2010 @ Martin Funeral Home Chapel.

Services will be held Tuesday, February 16, 2010, at 11:00 A.M.. at Providence Baptist #2 with Rev. Glenn Bonds, Rev. Jimmy Jones and Rev. Tony Smitherman officiating.

Interment will follow in Providence #2 Baptist Cemetery, .

Martin Funeral Home directing.