Clifford Milton Cate
(July 16, 2013)
Clifford Milton Cate passed away at his home in
Sweetwater, on July 16, at the age of 79.
Preceded in death by: his wife, Annabelle Sizer
Cate; son, Michael Cate; and parents, John and Claudia Cate.
Survivors include: his daughter-Donna (Jim)
Burris of Louisburg, N.C.;
Son-Joseph Scott Cate of Sweetwater;
Grandchildren-Jennifer (Jason) Bosch, Joshua
(Tia) Ramsey and Rob Burris, all of Sweetwater; Betsy Burris of Nashville and
John (Rachel) Burris of Cary, N.C.;
Great-grandchildren-Jacob and Jackson Bosch,
Kaley and Creed Ramsey, all of Sweetwater;
Brothers-Tommy (Evelyn) Cate of Nashville; and
Alfred (Eunice) Cate of Lexington, Ky.;
Sister-Roma (John) Lynn of Virginia Beach, Va.;
Sister-in-law-Marion Dickerson of Knoxville;
Several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service was held at the First United
Methodist Church on Saturday, July 20. A private burial is planned for a
later date. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the
First United Methodist Church, 501 Church Street Sweetwater, TN 37874. Arrangements
by Cremation Options Inc.