Martha Myrena Tate

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Martha Myrena Tate, 93, of Lewisburg, died Sunday, March 15, 2015, in NHC Oakwood Healthcare.

Mrs. Tate was a native of Marshall County, Tenn. and daughter of the late Felix and Clara May Ealy Waggoner. She was a homemaker and member of the Ostella Church of Christ.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Louis Tate; son, Charles Ray Tate; sister, Mattie Lee Filberth; and grandson, Robert Louis Tate.

She is survived by two daughters, Sylvia (Floyd) Whitsett and Hilda (Buddy) Tankersley, and two sons, Robert L. (Joyce) Tate and Joe Frank Tate, all of Lewisburg; four grandchildren, Sherry (Ken) Shrum, Jennie (Roger) Carroll, Michael (Carol) Tankersley and Christopher (Daphine) Whitsett; seven great-grandchildren; and a daughter-in-law, Glenda Tate.

Graveside services were conducted Tuesday, March 17, in Short Cemetery at Spring Place.

London Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.