Obituary: Nancy Jo Bates

Nancy Jo Bates of Wichita, 59, died on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020.
Nancy was born in Wellington on Dec. 15, 1960.  She was proceeded in death by her parents, Melvin Bates and Vona Jean (Lawless) Bates. She is survived by two brothers and sister-in-law, Stan and Becky Bates of Georgetown, Texas, and Gary Bates of McIntyre, Ga.; and three nieces and one nephew.
Nancy graduated from Clearwater High School in 1978, and from MidAmerica Nazarene University in Olathe. She worked most of her career at the Royal Caribbean Cruise Line reservation center in Wichita.
Nancy will be buried at the Clearwater cemetery. No service is planned.