James M. Tate
James Matthew Tate, 62, of Saluda died Thursday, December 25, 2008.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Tate; his mother, Mabel Tate Hayes of Champlain; two sisters, Dora Brightwell of Dunnsville, and Ann Loving and her husband Tommy of Sparta; one brother, Floyd Tate, Jr. of Millers Tavern; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, December 28, at Marks-Bristow Funeral Home in Tappahannock with the Rev. John C. Yeatts officiating. Interment will follow at Rappahannock Christian Church Cemetery in Dunnsville.
Pallbearers will be James Mitchell, Charles Loving, Timmy Brightwell, Patrick Brightwell, Jerry “Dickie” Brightwell and Brent Brightwell.