Michael “Mike” Cates

January 7, 1950 - July 10, 2021 (71 years old)

Pittsboro, North Carolina

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Donaldson Funeral Home & Cremation

Michael “Mike” Cates

January 7, 1950 - July 10, 2021 (71 years old)

Pittsboro, North Carolina

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We are sad to announce that on July 10, 2021 we had to say goodbye to Michael Cates of Pittsboro, North Carolina, born in Durham, North Carolina. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family. You may also light a candle in honor of Michael Cates.

He was predeceased by : his parents, Carl Denver Cates and Geraldine Pickett Cates; and his nephew Jeremy Cates. He is survived by : his wife Dianne S. Cates of Pittsboro; his children, Alex Cates of Silk Hope, Patrick Cates (Taylor) of Pittsboro and Wendy Cates Burgess (Jeff) of Apex; his siblings, David Cates (Patty) of Louisburg, Randy Cates of Pittsboro and Cindy Creed (Van) of Pittsboro; and his grandchildren, Wesley Burgess, Allison Burgess and Lincoln Cates.

In lieu of flowers the family asks for memorial contributions to be made in Mike's memory to the American Cancer Society P.O. Box 22718 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73123.

Suggested donation : American Cancer Society

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Donaldson Funeral Home & Cremation



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Wed

July 14

Visitation

Donaldson Funeral Home & Crematory Griffin Chapel
396 West St, Pittsboro, NC 27312

Thu

July 15

Funeral service

Mt. Gilead Baptist Church
1785 Mt Gilead Church Rd, Pittsboro, NC 27312

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