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Jefferson "Brody" Bates

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Dear Bates Family, I am so sorry for your great loss. If you have a pastor I hope you will stay close to him and in time bring your questions and struggles to him. If you do not have one, please know I would be available to help in any way. You are not alone.

Posted by: Gene Ownbey - Greenville, SC   Jun 20, 2019

Kayce & Family, We are deeply saddened by your loss. May God wrap his arms around you during this time and give you peace and comfort during the weeks, months and years to come. We are praying for your family.

Posted by: Heather Lindler Lindler - Newberry, SC - Acquaintance   Jun 20, 2019

So incredibly sorry for the loss of your precious little son. Your family is in our prayers for peace and comfort in the days, weeks, months and years to come. God will carry you when you can't go any further. Much love, Terry Mobley, First National Bank of SC

Posted by: Terry Mobley - Holly Hill, SC   Jun 20, 2019

To all of the Bates and Porter Family Members:
Kaye and I have all of you in our thoughts and prayers. Our hearts are broken for all of you.May God provide you with the faith to know that you will have the opportunity to see him again.
Kaye and Keith Callicutt

Posted by: A friend   Jun 19, 2019

Kayce, I am incredibly sorry for your loss. I pray that peace rests in you and your husband during this most difficult time.

Posted by: Bobbi McClenny - Asheville, NC   Jun 19, 2019

Posted by: Ann Morell - Shreveport, LA   Jun 19, 2019

To the family of little Brody
So sorry for your loss
As a parent myself I can not imagine the loss
You are feeling and going threw
You and your family is in my prayers

Posted by: Kathryn Sanderson - Lexington, SC   Jun 19, 2019

Joe Mac and Annie, my thoughts and prayers are with you, Brody's family, and all who loved him. I am truly sorry for your loss.

Posted by: Dawne Beaty Bodenhamer - NC   Jun 19, 2019

May God touch and heal your heart after this tragic loss. Just know that Brody will be waiting for you in Heaven.

Posted by: David & Anne Elam - Chapin, SC   Jun 19, 2019

There are no words. I too lost my only child in a freakish accident. It took me a long time to except the word accident. We love your mom and dad so much. I cry
with you. God bless you.
From another mother who knows, there are so many of us in this club we did not want to be in.

Posted by: Brenda Barker - Camden, SC   Jun 19, 2019