Accounting and finance professor emeritus at UNF dies

Daniela Toporek

 

Dr. Homer Bates worked in the Department of Accounting and Finance at UNF. Photo by Alexis Molinaro
Dr. Homer Bates worked in the Department of Accounting and Finance at UNF.
Photo by Alexis Molinaro
Dr. Homer Bates worked alongside his wife, Dr. Judy Perkins, a professor at UNF.
Dr. Homer Bates worked alongside his wife, Dr. Judy Perkin, a professor at UNF.

Dr. Homer Bates, accounting and finance professor emeritus, died on Wednesday evening, April 8.

Bates, who dedicated over 28 years to UNF, worked alongside his wife, Dr. Judy Perkin, professor of nutrition and dietetics.

There will be a celebration of life for Bates at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 212 N. Church St., Starke, Fla. at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 12 for all who wish to attend.

For more information or news tips, contact [email protected]; if you see an error in this story or have any compliments or concerns, contact [email protected].