Mr. Terry Knox Tate, age 64, of Corsicana passed away at his residence Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013. He was born May 12, 1948 in Corsicana to Ollie Knox Tate and Janice Culberson Tate.
He worked as a counter at the Navarro County Association of Disabled Citizens for over 30 years. Terry was a charter member and co-founder of the organization. He loved spending time with the members of the Special Ministries Class at First Baptist Church. He was an avid reader of the Bible and loved his time spent at church. He loved sports and won many medals in the Special Olympics. Terry also enjoyed listening to rock and roll music, especially Elvis and was well versed in movie and television history. While attending Corsicana High School he was very active in the 4-H Club.
He was preceded in death by his father, O.K. Tate, step-father, Cecil Bailey and sister, Mary Tate Sanders.
He is survived by his mother, Janice Tate Bailey; brother James Glen Tate and wife, Kay; nieces: Caron Burris and husband, Keith, Kimberly Benefield and husband, Phillip and nephew, James Cosco and wife, Linda; great nieces; Courtney, Emma and Madison Burris; Tiffany, Ashley and Angel Benefield and Haley Cosco and great nephews; James Cosco IV, Patrick and Ryan Slifer.
Visitation with the family will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, 2013 at Corley Funeral Home in Corsicana.
Funeral services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 at First Baptist Church Chapel with Dr. Danny Reeves and Rev. B.F. Risinger, Jr. officiating. Members of the Special Ministries Class of First Baptist Church of Corsicana, Gene Weber and Frank Brown will serve as pallbearers.
Memorials may be made to the Special Ministries Class at First Baptist Church, 510 W. Collin Street, Corsicana, Texas 75110.
An online guestbook is available at www.corleyfuneralhome.com by selecting the Terry Knox Tate obituary.
Patricia ‘Patti’ Louise Montgomery Hull
Mrs. Patricia “Patti” Louise Montgomery Hull, 58, of Corsicana, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 22, 2013, after a brief illness surrounded by family at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas.
She was born Dec. 4, 1954, to Mike and Janet Montgomery.
She was a loving wife, mother, and “Nana” who gave endlessly to her family and cherished her friends.
Eula Mae Haynie
Mrs. Eula Mae Haynie, 88, of Frisco, formerly of Corsicana, passed away on Friday, May 24, 2013, with family and friends by her side at the Lodge on Preston Ridge Assisted Living Center in Frisco.
She was born May 30, 1924, to Ewell and Mae Goswick in Barry.
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Dorothy Louise Holladay
Mrs. Dorothy Louise Holladay, 85, of Corsicana passed away Tuesday evening, May 21, 2013, at Navarro Regional Hospital in Corsicana with her family by her side.
She was born June 2, 1927, in Blooming Grove.
She worked as a bookkeeper for 35 years at Watson Truck & Supply in Hobbs, N.M. She was a member of Westside Baptist Church.
Jocelyn Ann ‘Jo’ Biggs
Jocelyn Ann “Jo” Biggs, 85, of Fort Worth, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2013.
She was born Jan. 11, 1928, in Cologne, Minn., to Dominic and Clara Leuthner.
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John Michael Kormos
John Kormos, resident of Corsicana, passed away at his home on Tuesday, May 21, 2013, with his family at his side at the age of 51.
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John Michael Kormos
John Michael Kormos, 51, of Corsicana passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2013.
Janice Rae Embrey
Mrs. Janice Rae Embrey, 69, of Rice, passed away at Navarro Regional Hospital on Monday, May 20, 2013.
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