Mary Elinor Gates, 93, Gilman City, passed away Dec. 25, 2014, at a Gallatin nursing home.
She was born, Sept. 2, 1921, in Jamesport, the daughter of Harry E. and Jessie A. (Thompson) Noll.
Elinor graduated in 1939 from Jamesport High School and attended Trenton Junior College from 1939-41. She began working in Denver the summer of 1942 and taught in Pilot Grove Country School for 2 years and then