GATES, Nancye Anne Ortmeyer of Goodlettsville, formerly from Little Rock. April 21, 2011 Preceded in death by husband, John D. Gates, Sr. and grandson Andrew Ryan Joyce. Survived by son, John D. Gates, Jr. (Martha) and daughter, Susan Gates Joyce (Alan), four loving grandchildren, Greg Joyce, Beth Gates, Kelli Gates, Jack Gates and her faithful kitty cat, Lucy, whom she adored. Visitation will be Saturday from 2-8 pm at Cole and Garrett in Goodlettsville. Services will be held in Little Rock, Ar. In lieu of flowers, donation can be made to the Sumner County Humane Society.