Obituary of Ellen Elaine Tate ~ 2008
Transcribed by Joseph Cook
Ellen Elaine Tate, 61, passed away Sunday October 12, 2008 at The McDowell Hospital. She was born in McDowell County to the late Charles Tate and Geneva Rutherford Tate of Marion.
In addition to her mother, she is also survived by two sons, Victor and Mark Tate, both of Marion; two brothers, Charles Tate of Hickory and Earl Tate of West Virginia; three sisters, Sheila Wilkerson and Rosina Lytle, both of Marion, and Vangie Logan of Lake Lure; and five grandchildren.
Services were held in the McCall Memorial Chapel of Marion on Thursday October 16 at 2 p.m. The family received friends one hour prior to the service. Burial was in the Rutherford Family Cemetery in Nebo. Kirksey Funeral Home, Marion will be assisting the family.
The News Bulletin of McDowell County, Wednesday October 22, 2008 Volume 14 # 4