October 14, 2021
Marjorie Violet Thompson Bates, age 86, a resident of Columbia, passed away Monday, October 4, 2021, at Maury Regional Medical Center.
A funeral service was held on Saturday, October 9, 2021, at Heritage Funeral Home with Pastor Lee Stevenson of First United Methodist Church officiating. Burial followed at Graves Cemetery in Perry County. Heritage Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.
Born on November 6, 1934, in Perry County, Marjorie was the daughter of the late Paul O. Thompson and the late Violet Cotton Thompson. Marjorie was married to Tommy Lee Bates who preceded her i...