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Gerald Lee "Jetty" Tate, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 20, 1954
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 13, 1998
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA

DECATUR -- Gerald Lee ``Jetty'' Tate Jr., 44, of Decatur died Thursday (Aug. 13, 1998) in St. Mary's Hospital.

Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday in Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home. There will be no services. Memorials may be made to the Gerald Tate family.

Mr. Tate was born on April 20, 1954, in Decatur, the son of Gerald L. and Shirley Gray Tate Sr. He was the owner of Affordable Seamless Gutters. He was an avid St. Louis Cardinal baseball fan and a member of St. Thomas Catholic Church.

Surviving are his mother, Shirley Lewis and stepfather, Clark A. Lewis of Decatur; father, Gerald L. Tate Sr. and wife Gail of Port Richey, Fla.; first stepmother, Matilda Tate of Decatur; brother, Mr. and Mrs. Troy Tate of Decatur; sisters, Terry Taylor and husband Carl, Colleen Tuvell and husband Richard, and Christie Smith and husband Christopher, all of Decatur; many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and loving friends.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents.

He will be sadly missed by all who knew him. 
 
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 Parents:
  Gerald Lee Tate (1929 - 1999)
  Shirley Lee Gray Lewis (1934 - 2001)
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Tim Naab
Record added: Mar 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86117713
Gerald Lee Jetty Tate, Jr
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