Curtis Sidney Gates Obituary

Curtis Sidney Gates

<p><span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;">Curtis Sidney Gates, 73, of Decatur went to be with our Lord, Wednesday, January 13, 2021 in Fort Worth.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;">Funeral is 10:30 a.m. Monday, January 18, 2021 at Gibtown Baptist Church with burial at Gibtown Cemetery. Family will receive friends 2-4 p.m. Sunday at Hawkins Funeral Home in Decatur.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;">Curtis was born on July 11, 1947 to Curtis Sidney, Sr. and Christine Doris (Curtis) Gates in Seminole, Texas. He was united in marriage to Linda Sue Robins on January 26, 1973 in Irving, Texas. Curtis was a member of Decatur Church of Christ and was a massage therapist.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;">He was preceded in death by his parents; and his granddaughter, Amber Gates.</span></span></p> <p><span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;">Those left behind to cherish his memory are his wife, Linda Gates of Decatur; his sons, Scott Gates and wife Kate of Decatur, and Bryan Gates of Decatur;&nbsp;his daughter Marilyn Belew and her son Alec of Decatur; his granddaughter, Clara Jewel Gates; and&nbsp;his sister, LaVonna Mills and husband John of Decatur; extended family and a host of friends.</span></span></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div><span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;">Hawkins Funeral Home Decatur</span></span></div> <div><span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;">940-627-5959</span></span></div> <div><span style="font-size:18px;"><span style="font-family:georgia,serif;">Hawkinsfuneralhome.com</span></span></div>
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Curtis Sidney Gates, 73, of Decatur went to be with our Lord, Wednesday, January 13, 2021 in Fort Worth.

Funeral is 10:30 a.m. Monday, January 18, 2021 at Gibtown Baptist Church with burial at Gibtown Cemetery. Family will receive friends 2-4 p.m. Sunday at Hawkins Funeral Home in Decatur.

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Jan
17
Visitation
Sunday, January 17 2021
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Hawkins Funeral Home - Decatur
405 E Main St
Decatur, Texas 76234-1513
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18
Funeral Service
Monday, January 18 2021
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Gibtown Baptist Church
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Gibtown, TX na
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