Georgia Allen “Mae” Sutton Gates, 89, of Warren, died on August 6, 2016 at the John R. Williamson Hospice House in El Dorado.

She was a housewife and homemaker and attended Christian Fellowship Church.

Mrs. Gates was born on January 23, 1927 at Vick, Arkansas and was a daughter of the late John Allen Sutton and Effie Lee Byrd Sutton.

In addition to her parents, she was proceded in death by her husband, Willie Edward Gates; a son, John W. Gates; brothers, Richard Sutton and James Sutton; sisters, Nina Dean (Tency Sutton) Rice, Hattie Mae Greenwood and Lucille Freer; sons-in- law, Edward Stucks and Leon Wheeler.

She is survived by four sons, Charles Gates and wife Pricilla of Virginia Beach, Virginia, Clifford Gates and wife Liz of Warren, Jerry Gates and wife Judy of Warren, and Terry Gates and wife Angela of Virginia Beach, Virginia; two daughters, Willie Mae Wheeler of Warren and Linda Stucks-Taylor and husband Danny of Warren; a brother, Johnnie Lee Sutton of Warren; a sister Annette Rawls and spouse Dub of Warren; 18 grandchildren, 38 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on August 9 at 10 a.m. at Frazer’s Funeral Home in Warren. Burial will be at Gravelridge Cemetery. Visitation is August 8 froom 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.