Cooking 02

Lillian Mae (Young) Bates

1944 ~ 2021 (age 77)


Lillian Mae Bates 77, of Palmyra, VA passed away Sunday July 18, 2021, at her home. She was born June 20,1944 to the late Charlie and Annie Mae Bates. Lillian was preceded in death by three sons and two sisters. She is survived by her daughter and son Rose and Charles Bates, both of Palmyra, VA. Three grandchildren Linda Bates, Brian Bates, and Christopher Payne. Nine great-grandchildren. Three Brothers, four sisters, and three aunts, and many other relatives and friends. Lillian was a member of New Fork Baptist Church in Palmyra, where she served as a member of the Ushers Board. Lillian worked at National Linen Services for 28 years, Hampton INN Suites for 5 years and Fluvanna Public Schools for 13 years. There will be a public viewing from 12-6pm on Friday July 23,2021 at Colbert &Wiley Funeral Home, Bremo Bluff, VA. The family would like to thank Hospice of the Piedmont and Lissette Kinsella her NP, Public Partnerships, Lucy Hill, and Jamie Dameron. 


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Lillian Mae (Young) Bates, please visit our floral store.

Memorial Tree
A Memorial Tree was planted for Lillian

We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Colbert - Wiley Funeral & Cremation Services LLC

Join in honoring their life - plant a memorial tree


July 23, 2021

12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Colbert - Wiley Funeral & Cremation Services LLC
467 Bremo Road
Bremo Bluff, VA 23022

© 2022 Colbert - Wiley Funeral & Cremation Services LLC. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility