Betty passed away at home surrounded by loved ones at the age of 94. Survived by daughters: Shirley John (Orville) and Janet Vaughn (Curtis) both of Riverbank. Son: Ronnie Young (Paula) of Clark Fork, Idaho. Grandchildren: Sherry Reed, Pam John, Charlotte Bowden, Craig Young, Chad Young, Marshall Young, Jennifer Mount, Josh Young, Kyle Vaughn and Korey Vaughn; 21 Great Grandchildren and eight Great Great Grandchildren. Sister: Dixie Avila and Brother: Sam Bates.
Preceded in Death by Husband: Charles B. Young, Son: Charles E. Young, Grandsons: Rick John, Keith Neal (Young), and Bryant Young. Father: Otis Bates, Mother: Jennie Bates, Brothers: John Bates and George Bates, Sisters: Lillian Gillespie, Dorothy Bates and Roseann Tackett.
A Celebration of Life will be held at New Life Community Church, 6443 Estelle Ave., Riverbank at 2 p.m. on Jan. 11, 2019.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Community Hospice.
The Riverbank (Calif) News
Jan. 9, 2019