Verna Irene Ates

May 16, 1921 - February 21, 2021 (99 years old)

Milton, Florida

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Lewis Funeral Home

Verna Irene Ates

May 16, 1921 - February 21, 2021 (99 years old)

Milton, Florida

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It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Verna Irene Ates (Milton, Florida), who passed away on February 21, 2021, at the age of 99, leaving to mourn family and friends. Leave a sympathy message to the family on the memorial page of Verna Irene Ates to pay them a last tribute. You may also light a candle in honor of Verna Irene Ates.

She was predeceased by : her parents, Charles Allen Ditmars and Cora Bell Holland Ditmars; her husband Jeff Ates, Jr.; her son Jeff "Sonny" Ates III; and her brothers, Charlie Ditmars, Cecil and Sidney Earl Lewis.

She is survived by : her brother Ellis Thames Lewis; her children, Jacqueline Burgess (Robert) and C. Allen Ates (Robbie); her daughter-in-law June Ates; and her grandchildren, Robert Burgess, Jr., Ryan Burgess, Kimberly Burgess Ghavidel, Jeff Ates IV, Jayme Ates Patterson, Jodi Ates, Jennifer Ates O'Quinn, W. Allen Ates and Mary Katherine Ates (Katie). She is also survived by seventeen great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandchild.

She volunteered with the American Heart Association in Santa Rosa County and the Santa Rosa Extension Homemakers.

Suggested donation : American Heart Association

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Lewis Funeral Home



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February 25, 2021

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“Mrs. Ares touched my heart with such a sweet spirit, I will always remember her strength. Praying for Her Family.”

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February 24, 2021

Wilba Smith wrote a sympathy message

“Mrs. Ates such sweet Lady. Prayers for Family.”

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