Visitation will be today, Nov. 10, 2013, from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Funeral Home Parlor. Funeral services will be Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, at 1 p.m. in the chapel at Collins-Burke Funeral Home, with burial in Walker Memory Gardens.
Pate was preceded in death by her father, Chester Odom; mother, Pearlie Abbott Odom; husband, John Marlin Pate; sons, Roger Taylor and Ronnie Taylor; sisters, Ostell Wilson and Bobby Nell Norman; and brother, Marvin Odom.
She is survived by her daughters, Judy Murray, Brenda Melton and Kathty Aaron; her sons, Danny Taylor, Dee Taylor Jr., Tim Taylor and Chris Pate; her sisters, Margie Heath and Mary Ellen Trotter; 16 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be D.J. Tidwell, Kevin Tidwell, James Welch, Lee Holland, Chris Pate and Ryan Nix.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571