Eve Harrison Robinson Bates, 86, of Star City died on December 6, 2016 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.
She was a member of Overcoming Faith Worship Center in Star City and was retired from Byrd Manufacturing and was a nurses’ aide with Gardner Nursing home for 13 years.
Mrs. Bates was born on January 18, 1930 in Lincoln County to the late Charlie Ben and Ella Mae Chinn Harrison.
Also preceding her in death were her first husband, Bennie Howard Robinson; second husband, Jack Bates; son, Howard Robinson; four brothers, Curtis Harrison, Rev. Adam Harrison, Sr., Calvin Harrison, Elzie Harrison; four sisters, Rosie Ballinger, Nora Henderson, Susie Vest and Beatrice Brown.
Survivors include a son, Alton (Gayle) Robinson of Star City; daughter, Angie Mae (Marty) Hall of Little Rock; brother, Jason Harrison of Star City; 6 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on December 9 at 10 a.m. at Overcoming Faith Worship Center in Star City with Bro. Don Borland officiating. Visitation is December 8 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Service in Star City. Burial will be at at Holly Springs Cemetery.