Jessica Bates finds hope in her faith as she faces dramatically changed life

By Pat Caldwell
The Enterprise

VALE – They were going to be on time.

Jessica Bates remembers looking at the clock in the Excursion her husband, David, was driving as they rolled down Oregon Highway 201 on a cold, overcast January day. The clock read 7 a.m.

“We were doing well timewise,” she said.

David, a radiology manager and Jessica, an ultra-sound technologist, were headed to . . .

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