Meagan E Bates, 35, of Owensville, Indiana, passed away at 6:57 am on August 28, 2020 with her family by her side.She was born September 13, 1984 in Vincennes to Cheryl (Cox) Carter and John M Konen.Meagan graduated in 2008 magna cum laude from University of Southern Indiana with her bachelor’s degree in the dental hygiene program.She enjoyed concerts, fitness, essential oils, traveling, mushroom hunting, kicking butt and taking names in euchre, hanging around a fire with family, spending wild weekends with friends, and most of all being a mom to Everett, the greatest love of her life. She didn’t take a moment of life for granted.She is survived by her son Everett Bates, who meant the world to her, her father John M Konen of Cayuga, Indiana; her mother Cheryl Carter (Randy David) of Oakland City, Indiana; siblings Tara (Chris) Roe of Evansville, Indiana; and John (Brittany) Konen of Martinsville, Indiana; stepmom Jamie Konen of Cayuga, Indiana; step siblings Kylee Kimbrough of Bloomington, Indiana; Travis (Brittany Clore) Parke of Cayuga Indiana; Kailyn (Cody) Huff of Clinton, Indiana; Dalton Weaver of Cayuga, Indiana; and several nieces and nephews.Graveside services will be held in Mt. Calvary Cemetery at 11:00 am EDT Thursday, September 3, 2020 with Pastor Luke Smith officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm at Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home, 524 Broadway, Vincennes. Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Meagan Bates.

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  1. I will miss her so much, she was such an amazing, strong and loving person. So lucky to have called her my cousin. ❤️ Love and prayers to everyone

  2. Megan was always such a beautiful person inside and out. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family and all of those who surrounded her with their love at this positively tragic time.

  3. Meagan was a great person who brought light to everyone’s life and ill never forget one of the last times i saw her and how she said thats the most she had ever heard me talk 😛

  4. My thoughts and prayers for all her family through these very saddened days ahead.I pray that Our Lord helps each of you to feel her peace and love now with Jesus.

  5. So sorry Kailyn for your loss. I know how close you two were. You can now relive all those fun and not so fun memories. God bless you and your family.

  6. We will miss you sweet Meagan. You were such a Joy to be around and always a friend to everyone. You fit so perfectly with our doterra family and the camaraderie you had with your upline, downline & cross line team. You loved sharing the oils and helping folks with their health with So much compassion & love. Dennis & I loved you like our own and thought of you as our adopted Daughter.♥️We will miss you so much. We love you Meagan! 😘

  7. I work at Pine Haven House super blessed to be around your daughter as she ate breakfast and lunch the last few months, she was such a fighter up to the last few days always had a smile and never complained my prayers are with you guys to be absent from the body is to be present with the lord

  8. I never got to know you in person. I know your Stepmom.However, through Facebook, I saw how you touched the life of others, especially hers. You are flying high now, we are missing an Angel.

  9. I am so sorry for your loss. Meagan was a beautiful person inside & out. My prayers for peace and comfort are with all of you.

  10. We are so sorry to hear about her death. Our thought and prayers are with you all! Cherry I cannot imagine what you and her son are going through. Love you!

  11. I am so sorry to hear about Meagan! I knew her from the dentist office and after we moved she would sending me info about essential oils!! The entire family is in my thoughts and prayers!

  12. With an amazing person Megan was. She touched so many lives and showed so much strength through all of this. I know her family and friends will miss her. I pray for little Everett. She sure was a great inspiration.

  13. My deepest sorrow for this great loss, I have known Meagan since she was a little child and she was always such a happy go lucky kind of girl, she lit up a room when she came in, I feel blessed to have known her. This is such a tragedy, my heart breaks for her son and the rest of the family . May God wrap his arms around them and give them strength during this to help them through this difficult journey. In Jesus name. Amen! Much Love and Prayers

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