James Henry Pate
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James was born on November 17, 1926 and passed away on Sunday, October 6, 2019.

James was a resident of Greensboro, North Carolina at the time of passing.

After graduating high school, Buck was determined to make a way for himself.

He decided the Navy would provide an opportunity to serve his country and receive an education so at the age of 16 he insisted his mother sign the enlistment documents and he left the next morning.

FAMILY James Henry and Verlie Stanton Pate Parents~deceased Marjorie Goodson Pate Wife~deceased Lewis James and Beth Rogers Pate Son & Daughter-in-Law Robert Carter and Angela Ward Pate Son & Daughter-in-Law Andrea and Sean Fletcher, Justin and Emily Pate, Chris and Lisa Pate and David and Cassie Pate Grandchildren & Spouses Carol Pate Robinson Sister~deceased Connor, Owen and Jack Fletcher and Adelaide, Alexandra, Ainsley, Tyler, Andrew, Daniel and Harrison Pate Great Grandchildren PALLBEARERS Master Connor Fletcher Honorary Master Owen Fletcher Honorary Mr. Sean Fletcher Mr. Steve Kincaid Mr. David Moore Mr. Justin Pate Mr. Chris Pate Mr. David Pate Alzheimer's Association or American Cancer Society Ebenezer Lutheran Church 310 South Tremont Drive Greensboro, North Carolina 27403 October 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Hanes-Lineberry North Elm Chapel Greensboro North Carolina 10 October Celebration of Buck's Life 11:00 am Ebenezer Lutheran Church Greensboro North Carolina 10 October Interment wit.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the Alzheimer's Foundation, American Cancer Society or Ebenezer Lutheran Church of Greensboro (Building Fund).

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