Joyce Walker Bates

February 9, 1931 - October 18, 2023
Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes, Downtown Chapel
639 N. Main Street
Greenville, SC 29601
(864) 232-6733 | Map
Sunday 10/29, 2:00 pm

Joyce Walker Bates, 92, wife of the late Rudolph (Rudy) Bates, passed away on Wednesday, October 18, 2023. Born in Simpsonville, SC, she was the daughter of the late Shields and Rhoda Jones Walker. Mrs. Bates was a member of First Baptist Church, Greenville. Joyce is survived by her brother, G. Curtis Walker. A memorialContinue Reading

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Marie Henry left a message on October 29, 2023:
I so enjoyed getting to know Mrs. Bates on my Friday Meals on Wheels route. She loved to talk and I always tried to spend a few minutes with her. I will miss seeing her on Fridays.
Anonymous left a message on October 21, 2023:
Thanks to Joyce for 33 years of kindness and friendship. Prayers for Curtis and the extended family.
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