Nathan L. Bates, 1995-2013

WAYNE – Nathan Lee Bates, 18, died on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, in St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown following a motor vehicle accident.

He was born in Greenville on April 27, 1995, the son of Pamela Ann Nesbitt and Larry Lee Bates.

Nathan worked for H & H Enterprises of Andover and was a member of Cherry Valley First Church of God.

Survivors include his parents, Pamela and Larry Bates of Wayne; two sisters, Audrey M. Niemuth of Estes Park, Colo., and Lisa L. Gunter of Kirtland; three brothers, Aaron L. Bates of Ashland, Adam L. Bates of Santa Rosa Beach, Fla., and Allen L. Bates of Orwell; and his maternal grandparents, Marion and Richard Nesbitt Sr. of Cochranton, Pa.

Calling hours will be from 2 to 7 p.m. Monday at Baumgardner Funeral & Cremation Service, Andover. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at First Church of God Cherry Valley, 2983 Sentinel Road, Dorset. Burial will follow in Hayes Cemetery in Wayne.