BONHAM - Linda Skates, 68, of Ravenna, died Friday at Texoma Medical Center in Denison. A graveside service will be held at 9 a.m. Monday at Georgia Cemetary. Ricky Granstaff will officiate. Arrangements are under the direction of Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home in Bonham. She is survived by her husband, Bobby Skates; daughter, Bessie McDowell; son, William McDowell; sister, Sharon Zinck; brother, Mitchell Zinck; and three grandchildren.