Joshua "Mission" Bates, ageΒ 31

Lost to gun violence on January 27, 2021 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

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  • Nickname:
    6 Mission
    4 Mish
    6 Josh
  • Number of children:
  • Personality:
    9 Over protective, Caring, Funny, Hot-headed, most of all LOYAL
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  • Schools attended:
    2 Booker T. Washington
  • Comments:
    1 Rest in peace my luv, I will see u again πŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ’”πŸ’”
    2 I miss you my best friend
    12 Love you always and forever
    20 Rest In PeaceπŸ’•
    1 Forever and Always teardrops
    4 I still can’t believe u gone son πŸ˜”
    3 πŸ₯ΊπŸ₯ΊπŸ˜’😒
    1 Happy Valentines Day Joshua β™₯️
    1 They say time heals all wounds, it’s been a month yet it feels like yesterday. Luv u always slim
    4 I miss ur calls, the arguments, the make up, most of all u
    16 REST IN LOVE 😘
    1 Happy Easter baby 🐣
    2 I miss u πŸ’”. Never imagined my future w/o u in it
    1 MISSION!!!!!!!
    1 I come here daily just to see your face πŸ’”πŸ’”
    1 😒😭😭😒
    2 I miss you bestie and i love you so much fly high πŸ•ŠπŸ•Šβ€οΈβ€οΈ
    1 😘😘πŸ₯°β€οΈβ€οΈβ€οΈπŸ’”πŸ’”

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