Dateline: McKenzie, TN
Funeral Services for Drake Pate are Saturday, August 14, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. at Long Heights Baptist Church. The family will receive friends on Friday at 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home and 11:00 a.m. until service time at the church. Interment is at Hinkledale Cemetery, Brother George Avery is the officiant. The pallbearers to serve are John Trevathan, Tyler Trevathan, James Marlow, Will Jones, Colton Wyatt and Tucker Green.
Mr. Pate, 21 years old, died August 7, 2021. He was born in McKenzie on November 26, 1999 to Joel Pate and Tammy Trevathan. He is a line man for Cable South, and a member of McKenzie Fire Department.
He is preceded in death by his great grandfather Billy “Pa Bill” Rich, grandfather John Ozment and Uncles Chris Hoffman and Charlie Bowers.
He is survived by his parents Tammy (Kenny) Trevathan, Joel (Amanda) Pate ,Chandra Pate and Pat(Brandy) Veazey, his girlfriend Dalana Veazey, six sisters Sophie Pate, Olivia Kay Pate, Jaden Pate, Willow Pate, Lacey Trevathan and Harley Trevathan and three brothers John Austin Trevathan, Tyler Trevathan and Gavin Hicks. Great grandmother Adell Rich, grandparents Bobby (Jettie) Bowers, Barbara Pate, Bobby (Gloria) Pate, Terry(Velda) Tegethoff and Dennis(Gail) Edwards, Uncles Jason(Andrea) Hoffman, Bobby Joe Hoffman, James (Mitzi) Trevathan, Kevin Trevathan, Gaylon Biggs, Tony Bowers, Jeremy (Gina) Pate and Jason Edwards, and Aunts Candy (Josh) Lowe and Cheri (Tracy) Townes