Thomas Ray Pate, 55, of Manila, died Monday, Nov. 19, 2001, at St. Bernards Medical Center. He was of the Pentecostal faith.
Survivors include a son, Thomas J. Pate of Etowah; a daughter, Michelle Mays of Manila; a sister, Margie Riney of Osceola; and five grandchildren, Amber Mays, Kevin Mays, Wade Mays, Avajo Pate and Madison Pate.
A graveside service was held at 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at Marked Tree Cemetery with Alvie Wilbanks officiating. Murphy Funeral Home of Marked Tree was in charge of the arrangements.