Sharlon Kaye Bates age 62 of Somerset, KY passed away on Saturday September 13, 2014 at UK Chandler Medical Center in Lexington, KY.

She was born on November 2, 1951 in Martin, KY to Posey and Vienetia Powers Scott.
Sharlon was a member of Harvest Time Assembly of God in Somerset, KY and enjoyed her church family, her family, and especially her gandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her Father; Posey Scott, One son; Jeffrey Bates, Two brothers; Clyde Scott and Ronald Scott.

She is survived by her Husband, Lester Bates Jr. whom she married on March 13, 1979 in Clintwood, Virignia. Her Mother; Vienetia Scott. One son; Kevin Dwayne Hall of Somerset, KY. One daughter; Leslie Bates of Somerset, KY. Three brothers; Donald Scott of Wheelwright, KY., Bobby (Kathy) Scott of Somerset, KY. and Frank (Lisa) Scott of Wheelwright, KY. One sister; Bonida (Butch) Scott of Cedar Bluff, Alabama. Twelve grandchildren; Zane Hall, Brooke Mansfield, Cadence Hall, Landon Hall, Skylie Hall, Kalise Hall, Zara Hall, Zoe Bates, Riley Stringer, Dylan Grider, Lexie Grider, and Sarah Morgan White. And two great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday September 17, 2014 after 6pm in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home.

Funeral Service will be held on Thursday September 18, 2014 at 2pm in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with Steve Mullins officiating.

Burial will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the American Lung Association.