Tammy Darlene (Wickham) Bates, 56, of Senecaville passed away Friday (May 11, 2018) at her home.
She was born April 27, 1962 in Canton and was the daughter of Phyllis Sue (Wilson) (Harold) Dobbins of East Canton and the late Dennis Ray Wickham.
Tammy was a stay at home Grammy, and adored that job. She was a graduate of Canton South High School.
In addition to her Mother and step-father she is survived by her husband of 25 years Chris Bates whom she married April 17, 1993; her children, Charles Stout of Keanesaw, GA, Jeremiah (Stacy) Stout of Waynesburg, Chris (Elizabeth) Bates Jr. of Pleasant City, Shawna (Mark Jr.) DeLancey of Cambridge, Nathan (Sarah) Bates of Senecaville, Angela (Paul) Truman of Massillon; a step-daughter Carol Bates of VA.; two brothers, Russell Wickham of Uhrichsville and Dennis Wickham II of Byesville; two sisters, Donna Shriver of Lakemore and Christina Owen of Canton; fourteen grandchildren, Aurorah, Serenity, Abram, Lucas, Lyla and Finley Stout, Emily and Bellamy Bates, Hunter, Chase and Baylor DeLancey, Logan Maley, Cindy and Tristen Truman.
Calling hours will be Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Black-Epperson Funeral Home, Senecaville where services will follow at 1:00 p.m. with Evan. Mark Beros officiating. Burial will be in Senecaville Cemetery.