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Washington County Memory Gardens
Tuesday June 14th, 2022
10:30am

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Harold Delane Tate

Harold Delane Tate, 87, passed away peacefully in the early hours on June 9, 2022, in Kingsport, Tennessee. Harold was born on July 23, 1934, in Kingsport TN but grew up in the hills around Johnson City where he enjoyed hunting, fishing, and the great Tennessee outdoors. After High School he enlisted in the US Air Force where he proudly served for four years. After serving he returned to Kingsport where he worked in the Greenville Glass Plant for ten years. Afterwards, he opened his painting business which he owned and operated for over thirty years. He has always been an avid car enthusiast and loved driving and restoring Street Rods. He will be forever loved, forever missed, and forever in our Hearts!

 

He was preceded in death by Betty Tate; his parents, Keith and Nannie Mae Tate; his sister, Christine Archer; and his brother, Melvin Tate.

 

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Jaynelle Bishop-Tate; his daughters, Penny Brock and husband Joseph of Richmond, VA, and Deborah Caserta and husband Dino of Johnson City, TN; his grandchildren, Dustin Caserta, Zack Caserta, Danielle Caserta; and great grandchild, Dylan Caserta.

 

A graveside service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, June 14, 2022, at Washington County Memory Gardens, 113 Memory Gardens Road, Johnson City, TN, with Pastor Ryan Shaffer officiating.

 

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.


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Guestbook

I am so sorry to hear about Harold's passing. He was really something, we had alot of fun together!! I really enjoyed taking care of Harold and spending time with him and Jaynelle. I sure will miss him.

Becky Absher Jun 15 2022 9:21 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Harold Tate

Jackie Cloud Jun 14 2022 11:15 AM

We knew both Harold and Jaynelle for many years. They are both truly loved by their families and friends. We're sending much love to Jaynelle and prayers for comfort. Harold will be missed.

Linda and Lowell Isenberg Jun 13 2022 5:30 PM

"Our family(theBishops) were fortunate to have had Harold inn our family. He was such a fine person. He and Jaynelle enjoyed several good years together.They were very compatible. I am the eldest sister of Harry Bishop (deceased).

Billie Jean Bishop Blanton and son Mark Blanton Jun 12 2022 9:36 PM

We only knew Harold for about 10 years, but what a wonderful friend! We loved him dearly and he will truly be missed by our family! Cherished memories!

Harry & Sharon Morris Jun 12 2022 5:40 PM

To the family of Harold Tate: we are sincerely sorry for the loss of your husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend. We know how difficult it is to loose someone so dear and loved so much. Please know you all are in our thoughts and prayers. Fond memories of visit to our house in Louisa, Virginia. Find comfort knowing he is no longer suffering. Harry and Tudy Carter and Nancy Harlow ( Joseph and Penny’s VA family

Harry and Delmayne Carter Jun 11 2022 4:12 PM

To the family of Harold Tate: we are sincerely sorry for the loss of your husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend. We know how difficult it is to loose someone so dear and loved so much. Please know you all are in our thoughts and prayers. Fond memories of visit to our house in Louisa, Virginia. Find comfort knowing he is no longer suffering. Harry and Tudy Carter and Nancy Harlow ( Joseph and Penny's VA family

Harry and Delmayne Carter Jun 11 2022 4:12 PM

Penny, Joseph and family. We are deeply saddened by the news of Harold’s passing. Please accept our sincerest condolences on your loss. May God bless and comfort you during this time of grief. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Wishing you peace, comfort, courage, and lots of love at this time of sorrow.



Teddy & Mary Dyer Jun 11 2022 11:09 AM

May God’s peace and comfort fill your hearts.

Cas & Theresa Caserta Jun 11 2022 9:48 AM

Janelie, sorry to hear of Harold's passing sending LOVE YOUR WAY .

Joseph and Nina Blackburn Jun 10 2022 8:06 PM

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