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Jerry Pate

Jerry Pate, 66, resident of Bradley, SC passed away Monday Feb. 22, 2016 at the Hospice House in Greenwood, SC.

Born in Yancey County, NC he was a son of the late Alvin and Grace Sherlin Pate.
Jerry was retired from Duke Power as a lineman and supervisor. He was a faithful member of Shepherd's Chapel.

Survivors include his beloved wife Linda Birchfield Pate of the home; one son Jerry Steven Pate of Bradley; two daughters Lisa Braswell and Patricia Wright both of Bradley, SC; a sister-in-law Julie Ann Pate of Jacksonville, FL; granddaughter Cynthia Renee Ashley of Honolulu, Hawaii; a number of other grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents Frank and Fannie Pate who reared him in their home and a brother Ronnie Lee Pate.

A Celebration of Jerry's life will be conducted Friday Feb. 26, 2016 at 2:00 PM in Rehoboth United Methodist Church 1808 Callison Hwy. Greenwood, SC with the Rev. Carol Peppers Wray officiating.

Memorials in memory of Jerry may be made to Rehoboth UMC 1808 Callison Hwy. Greenwood, SC 29646.


Rehoboth United Methodist Church
1808 Callison Hwy
Greenwood, SC  29646
Friday, February 26, 2016
2:00 PM

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Rehoboth UMC
1808 Callison Hwy
Greenwood, SC 29646

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Linda, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your children. May you find peace and joy in remembering the good times you shared with Jerry.

Pamela Bush McIntyre Feb 28 2016 12:00 AM

Prayers to the family,I always looked up to Jerry growing up, Playing his Guitar "Wildwood Flower"He always had time for all us kids on Scronce Creek.He was one of the Good guys.RIP

Roger Bush Feb 25 2016 12:00 AM

Our deepest sympathy isfor Linda and the children. Our memories are from our youth. We hold you dear to our heart. We pray that Jerry is with our dad Molt in the arms of our heavenly father. Mom and my sister Bunny pray for peace for the family and we want you to know our prayers are with you. We love you and may God Bless you.

Patsy Pate Feb 23 2016 12:00 AM