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Thomas Cates, Sr.

June 9, 1933 — January 7, 2019

Thomas Franklin Cates Sr., 85, of Madison, AL, passed away January 7th, 2019. Thomas grew up in Lauderdale County then moved to Madison and resided here for 51 years. He was a lifetime member of the Wall Highway Baptist Church in Madison, AL. Thomas is survived by his wife Shirley, sons Tommy Dale Cates, Donnie Cates (Sherry), Thomas Franklin Cates Jr. (Sherry), daughter Teresa Carlisle, and one grandson Thomas Franklin Cates III (Tyger). Thomas is preceded in death by his parents Rufus Cates and Vona Patterson Cates, sisters Viva Lee Davis, Magdelyn Bullard, and Fannie Hammond.

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Thursday, January 10, 2019

10:00am - 12:00 pm (Central time)

Legacy Chapel Funeral Home and Crematory

16 Hughes Rd, Madison, AL 35758

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Funeral Service

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Starts at 12:00 pm (Central time)

Legacy Chapel Funeral Home and Crematory

16 Hughes Rd, Madison, AL 35758

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