A Memorial service for Richard Allan Tate will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019 in Mabank with Brother Jim Leach officiating.
Richard was born Oct. 24, 1958 in Dallas to parents Homer Knox and Elizabeth Anne. He entered into eternal rest at his home while surrounded by family Nov. 8, 2019.
He was a loving and generous father, grandfather and brother who will be missed by all who knew and loved him. Richard enjoyed life with numerous hobbies including fishing, watching football, carpentry and rock n roll.
Additionally, he enjoyed sharing food with family and especially looked forward to holiday meals. Richard graduated from Mabank High School and worked in retail management. He took great pride in his work and always strived for excellence in whatever task was at hand.
Richard was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his daughter Destiny Tate of Wills Point, twin brother David Tate and wife Lisa of Mabank, sister Angela Tate of Dallas, grandson Jaxson Lane, Jr., other loving family members and many more lifelong friends.
A personal tribute may be made online at www.eubankcedarcreek.com.