Johnnie Mae Yates

 

 

Age: 84

 

Summary: longtime member of Sweet Home Baptist church in Texas who was among one of the 50 or so survivors of the 1978 Jonestown mass suicide who were in the Georgetown house in Lamaha Gardens outside the cult compound, where more than 900 members of the People's Temple lost their lives in the incident led by religious cult leader Jim Jones on November 18, 1978.

 

 

Cause of Death: Not released

 

Born: September 28, 1924

 

Died: September 16, 2009

 

Location: Gatesville, Texas