Clarence Cates

Clarence “Sonny” Cates, 86, of Bryan, passed away Sunday, February 28, 2016 with family by his side. A graveside ceremony celebrating his life will begin at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at Restever Memorial Park Cemetery in Bryan, Texas. Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. at the cemetery prior to the service. Funeral services are in the care of Callaway-Jones Funeral Home and Crematory.

Sonny was preceded in death by his loving wife, Willow Green Cates; daughter, Patricia Green; parents, Clarence and Veda Cates; and his two brothers and two sisters.

Survivors include his son, Jerry Don Cates and wife Myra; daughter, Debra Luce and husband Larry Joe; sister, Alta Lafon McLeery; son-in-law, Milburn Green; ten grandchildren; and numerous great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

For more information contact 

Callawy-Jones Funeral & Cremation Centers

3001 S College Avenue
Bryan, TX 77801
United States (US)
Phone: (979) 822-3717


  1. For the whole family please know I’m sorry I am not able to be with you all in person, but please
    know my prayers are with you all. We loved Uncle Sonny and he will be missed dearly.

    God be with you all

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