Welcome to the Bates family blog! Gil and Kelly have been married since 1987 and have nineteen children with four in heaven. They also have seven children in love. They have one child engaged. They have two children in a courtship (Nathan and Lawson). They have fifteen grandchildren with three in June 2021. They also have five grandchildren in heaven.
Its time for us to release our August birthdays and anniversary cover. As many of you know the Bates family has a very busy birthday week during the first week of August where they have three birthdays back to back.