Roberta Ann Gates has entered into rest on February 20, 2023. She was born February 6, 1937 in Ada, Oklahoma to Otis Cairl and Zona Leota McAnally. After graduating high school, she married the love of her life, Mickey Gates. Mickey and Roberta went on to have four beautiful children. When she wasn't making a beautiful home for her family, you could find her tending to her garden.
Roberta in survived by her son Darrell Gates, son David and wife Barbara Gates, daughter Teresa and husband Gary Reeder, grand-son Aaron Gates, grand-son Nathaniel and wife Ruth Gates, grand-son Anthony Bronner, grand-daughter Kayla Reeder, grand-daughter Kodi Reeder, grand-daughter Autumn and husband Christopher Lemon, grand-son Dakota Reeder, grand-daughter Anna Gates, brother Cairl McAnally, sister Brenda Jones, sister Pat and husband Chuck Nieman, great grand-son Bryson Marcum of Utah, great grand-son Montana Bowman of Ohio, great grand-daughter Amiah Lemon of Perry, and her beloved shorkie Bella.
She is proceeded in death by her parents Zona Leota and Otis McAnally, husband Mickey Gates, son Russell Gates, brother Fred and wife Joanne McAnally, sister Corine and husband Damon Noah, her sister Bea Simpson, sister Mary Lou Simpson and sister-in-law Marilyn McAnally.