Bosley Funeral Home: Obituaries

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Fred Clarence Tate, Jr.
(February 11, 1932 - April 23, 2013)

Mr. Fred Clarence "Junior" Tate, Jr, age 81 of Lebanon, KY, passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2013. He was born on February 11, 1923 in Boyle County, KY. Mr. Tate was a farmer, a member of the Lebanon Baptist Church, and was a Kentucky Colonel.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Elsie Helen Simpson Tate; parents, Fred, Sr. and Bessie Webb Tate.

Survivors include three daughters, Judy Tate Blackwell, of Lebanon, KY, Beverly (John) Thomas, of Lebanon, KY, Melanie (Don) Schneider, of Coto de Caza, CA; special friend, Marie Mattingly, of Lebanon, KY; seven grandchildren, Brad Blackwell, Matthew Thomas, Caroline Thomas, Andrew Schneider, Paul Schneider, Jaclynn Schneider, Justin Schneider; three great-grandchildren, Bradley, Landon, and Olivia Blackwell.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, April 26, 2013 at Lebanon Baptist Church, officiated by Dr. Wesley Noss and Dr. David Whitlock. Interment will be in Ryder Cemetery.

Visitations will be held after 4:00 p.m. Thursday at Bosley Funeral Home. Expressions of Sympathy may take the form of contributions to: The Lebanon Baptist Church Memorial Fund.