Lola Idell Greene Skates, 83, of LaFayette passed away Monday,
January 13, 2020.
She was a member of the LaFayette Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Garvin Skates Sr.; parents, James Monroe Greene and Reo Cleo Dodson Greene; five sisters; and one brother.
She is survived by her daughter, Freda (Leslie) Shadrick of Leoma, Tenn.; sons, Garvin (Sue) Skates of LaFayette, Lane (Gina) Skates of Summerville, and Phil Skates of Decatur, Ala.; grandchildren, Jeremy (Amanda) Skates, Jill (Justin) Yates, Jacob (Miranda) Shadrick, Caleb (Megan) Shadrick, Kyle Shadrick, Melissa (Tony) Hust, Holly Skates, Jerrica (Charlton) Rhinehart, and Stacy Hurley; 16 great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of friends.
Funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, January 16, 2020 at the LaFayette Church of Christ with Minister David Paden officiating.
Interment will be held at 1:30 p.m. at the Chattanooga National Cemetery.
Grandsons will be pallbearers.
Visitation will be held Wednesday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home and on Thursday an hour prior to the service at the church.
Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.