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Violet (Woodall) Cates

March 12, 1937 ~ August 8, 2019 (age 82)


Violet Woodall Cates, age 82, of Rockwood, went home to be with her Savior Thursday, August 8, 2019.  She was born March 12, 1937 in Grandview.  She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Kingston.  She worked as a cook in the healthcare industry before retiring.  Preceded in death by her parents, Herbert & Flossie Thompson Woodall.


Loving Husband of 62 years                 Joe Cates of Rockwood


Daughters & Sons-in-law                     Debbie & Jimmy Davis of Rockwood

                                                                Sharon & Kendall Wormsley of Philadelphia

                                                                Vickie & Tim Davidson of Rockwood

                                                                Bobbie & Tim Bandy of Harriman


Chastity & Stephen Brile, Jamie & Vanessa Davis, Marcus Pennington, Mitch Pennington, Matthew & Lori Wormsley, Brandy Davidson, Jeremy Davidson, Kristi & Matt Gross, and Casey Bandy

Brothers & Sisters-in-law                       Jack & Louise Woodall of Kingston

                                                                   Dean & Joann Woodall of Rockwood

                                                                   Tommy Margaret Woodall of Rockwood

                                                                   Jimmy & Darlene Woodall of Rockwood

                                                                   Herbert Woodall of Rockwood

 Sisters & Brothers-in-law                      Shirley Byrd of Rockwood

                                                                   Ailene Mullins of Rockwood

                                                                   Bonnie & Steve McKinney of Rockwood

                                                                   Wanda McCullough & husband, George Smart of Rockwood

                                                                   Sheila & Vance Winstead of Rockwood

                                                                   Janice & Glenn Ellison of Rockwood

 Brothers-in-law & Sisters-in-law         Tom Cates, Charles Cates, Jean Cooley of Indiana, Margie & Joe Pardue,

                                                                  Lois Maddox, Eddie & Gena Cates

A host of extended family and friends             

 The family will receive friends 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Saturday, August 10, 2019 at Fraker Funeral Home in Kingston with funeral service following at 6:00 pm, in the chapel with Rev. Ray Bearden & Rev. Jeff Plemons officiating.   Graveside service will be held 3:00 pm, Sunday, August 11, 2019 at Oak Grove Cemetery in Rockwood.  Online register book can be signed at www.FrakerFuneralHome.net.  Fraker Funeral Home of Kingston is in charge of all arrangements.

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August 10, 2019

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Fraker Funeral Home
1445 Kingston Highway
Kingston, TN 37763

Funeral Service
August 10, 2019

6:00 PM
Fraker Funeral Home
1445 Kingston Highway
Kingston, TN 37763

Graveside Service
August 11, 2019

3:00 PM
Oak Grove Cemetery, Rockwood

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