William Robert "Bobby" Bates
July 19, 1955 - November 21, 2017
William Robert "Bobby" Bates, age 62 and a resident of Bogalusa, passed away on Tuesday, November 21,2017.
He is survived by his mother Gwendolyn Strait Bates and his three sisters, Linda K. Bates McElveen, Joanne Bates Adams, and Barbara Bates Busby.
He is preceded in death by his father, William Eugene Bates, Jr.
Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. There will be a private memorial service held at a later date.