Lois Faye Clark Pate, 82, a resident of River Trace Nursing Center of Washington, NC died Saturday Aug. 10.
A graveside funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday August 14 at Oakdale Cemetery of Washington officiated by Steve Hill.
Pate was born in Robertson County Feb. 2, 1931 daughter of the late John Edwin Clark, Sr. and the late Robbie Harrison Clark. She was a 1950 graduate of Springfield High School in Springfield and continued her education in Business College. While living in Old Hickory, Pate was the owner-operator of a small Kennel which she provided many with a special pet. She was a member of First Church of God in Mt. Juliet.
Pate is survived by: son, Montgomery C. Pate and his wife Cynthia of Chocowinity; and two grandchildren, Alan Michael Pate of New York, NY and Stephanie Lynn Pate of Raleigh, NC. Pate was predeceased by her parents and a brother: John E. Clark, Jr.
The family will receive friends at the home of her son located at 211 Harbour Drive, Chocowinity, NC.
In lieu of flowers the family kindly asks for memorial contributions to be made to the Marion L. Shepard Cancer Center, c/o Patient Assistance Fund, 1209 Brown Street, Washington, NC 27889.
Online condolences may be offered by visiting www.paulfuneralhome.com.
Paul Funeral Home & Crematory of Washington is honored to serve the Pate family.