Vita Mae Bates

January 19, 1935 - November 24, 2020

Vita Mae Bates, 85, of Beaumont, died Tuesday, November 24, 2020, at Harbor Hospice, Beaumont. She was born on January 19, 1935, to Jackie Plaia LaSalle and Sam Charles LaSalle, in Beaumont. Vita retired as a registered nurse from Baptist Hospital after forty years of service. She assisted in establishing the first intensive care unit in Beaumont. She loved animals and gardening and was member of St. Pius X Catholic Church.

Survivors include her cousins and many dear friends.

She is preceded in death by her father, Sam LaSalle; husband, Bill Bates; and dear friend, Ida Brown.

A funeral service for Mrs. Bates’ will be at 11:00 a.m., Monday, November 30, 2020, at Broussard’s 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont. Her interment will follow at Magnolia Cemetery, Beaumont.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Pius X Catholic Church, 5075 Bigner Road, Beaumont, Texas 77708 or The Humane Society of Southeast Texas, P.O. Box 1629, Beaumont, Texas 77704.

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Magnolia Cemetery

Magnolia Cemetery
  • 2291 pine st beaumont tx 77703

Funeral Service

Funeral Service
  • 1605 n. major drive beaumont tx 77713
  • 11/30/2020
  • 11:00 am

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Margaret C Martindale

My dear Cousin and Friend. Vita loved our Lord and His Church. May she rest in peace..


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