CUMMING - Lottie Mae Wilson Tate, 97, formerly of Pendergrass, passed away Saturday, May 25, 2013.
She was born in Jackson County, the daughter of the late Columbus Washington and Inora Fields Wilson. She was a 1937 graduate of Martin Institute and was a homemaker. Mrs. Tate was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Hubert Tate.
Survivors include a son, Benny Darrell Tate (Ann), Acworth; daughters, Delores Tate Lashley (Lee), Cumming, Delaine Tate McCarthy (Mac), Roswell, Eddie Hubert Tate (Lillian), Duluth; brothers-in-law, Howard Tate, Eastman, and Odis Tate, Pendergrass; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday May 28, at Mt. Creek Baptist Church at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Billy McCarthy and Mr. Eddie Tate officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with grandsons honored as pallbearers. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday May 28, from 11 a.m. until 12:45 p.m.
Flowers are accepted or donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.evansfuneralhomeinc.com