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Robert Earle Pate

May 12, 1950 — May 24, 2022

Mr. Robert Earle Pate, 72, passed away on May 24, 2022.

Robert was born May 12, 1950, son of the late Willis Wade and Mattie Franklin Pate. He was a member of Harvest Glen Baptist Church. Mr. Pate was a member of the Rifle Club and enjoyed hunting. He used to love riding his motorcycle and was an avid gardener. Robert was funny and loved to joke. He was a kind, generous man who was a good friend to many. Robert will be remembered as a loving husband, brother, uncle, and friend.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Pate was preceded in death by his wife Elaine Pate; and brother, Charles Pate.

Mr. Pate is survived by his brother, David Pate; nieces, Lori Gaddy (Chris) and Carmen Chase (Richard); as well as other loving family members and friends.

A private family service will be held.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be directed to Harvest Glen Baptist Church, 1815 Glenn School Rd, Durham, NC 27704.

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