Mitchell Tate Jr.
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Mitchell "Murphy" "Bro Tate" Tate, Jr. entered into eternal rest at Baton Rouge General Medical Center-Bluebonnet on Thursday, February 25, 2021. He is a native of Sunny Hill, LA; a resident of Baker, LA; US Army veteran having served in Vietnam; a Baker Community activist; served in the Deacon Ministry at New Pilgrim B. C.; and retired from Industrial Electric Motor Services. Viewing at New Pilgrim B.C. on Thursday, March 4, 2021 from 4 to 6 pm; viewing resumes at the church on Friday, March 5, 2021 from 9:30-11:15am; due to COVID-19 restrictions a private service will be conducted by the Reverend Dr. Derrick Williams; interment at Louisiana National Cemetery. Survivors include his devoted wife, LaClede Tate, Baker, LA; daughters, Carmelia (Terry) Bynum, Brusly, LA and Tiwana (Chris) Rayburn, Baker, LA; siblings, Don (Deborah) Tate, Bonaire, GA; John (Lorena) Tate, Baker; Murray (Lottie) Tate, Sr. and Alvintrue (Donald) Bolden, Baton Rouge, LA; and Ruby (Rev. James) McClay, Plaquemine, LA; grandchildren, Madison, Akeiya, Kiara, Kristen, Kasey and Reginald, Jr.; five great-grandchildren; host of other relatives and friends. Arrangements by Miller & Daughter Mortuary.

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Published in The Advocate from Feb. 22 to Mar. 5, 2021.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
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24
Viewing
04:00 - 06:00 PM
New Pilgrim B.C
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Viewing
09:00 - 10:45 AM
New Pilgrim B.C
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20 entries
March 4, 2021
Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.
Brenda Williams
Family
March 4, 2021
I’m so saddened to hear of the loss of Mr. Tate and Plug. You and your family are in my prayers during this tough time.
Tangela Sept
Classmate
March 3, 2021
My Deepest Sympathy:
I very Saddened to hear the loss of my Cousin Mitchell; My Heart goes out too the Tate Family in time of Sorrow

Flora Mae
Flora M Thompson
Family
March 3, 2021
May God comfort you during this time. I am sorry for your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you.
Robertine Bruns
Family
March 3, 2021
You will truly be missed, this seems so unreal. RIH Uncle Murphy. I will always cherish our memories.
Angela Bolden-Riley
Family
March 3, 2021
I’m really going miss you it doesn’t seem real! I will remember our last conversation when you were in the hospital! You are at peace no more pain. You will always be in my heart RIP until we meet again!! Your sister Ruby
Ruby Tate Mcclay
Family
March 2, 2021
Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.
Carolyn West
February 26, 2021
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Albertha Warren
Friend
February 25, 2021
I am so sorry for your loss. May God give you comfort and peace during this trying time.
Gwendolyn Perry Honore
Acquaintance
February 25, 2021
Laclede, I remember when Plug did my eyebrows so perfectly; he was such a mannerable young man. My baby, I am prayingfor you guys and I love♥you guys dearly. God will strengthen, sustain, comfort, and keep you.
Sharon Metz Williams
Friend
February 25, 2021
Mr. Mitch, the best damn former barber around. He kept my husband and son looking sharp. The world has lost an incredible life. Praying for the family's peace and comfort.
With our sincere condolences & our deepest sympathies
Nicole and Adrian Ayers
February 25, 2021
Will certainly miss you, brother. I send my deepest condolences to your family.
Johnell Miller
Friend
February 25, 2021
Our Love and Sympathy to Brother Tate, Sister Tate, Madison and the rest of the Family.
Sullivan and Mary Porche
Friend
February 25, 2021
I am saddened by the sudden death of Mitchell “Plug” childhood friend/ classmate/ church member. May his soul rest in Eternal Peace. My Sincere Condolences to his Daughter, Parents, Sisters and the entire Tate family.
Latrina M Spurlock
Friend
February 24, 2021
May God comfort you as you go through this time.
Robertine
Family
February 24, 2021
Our condolences are with you and your family
Clifton and Shirley Hills
February 24, 2021
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
Brenda Williams
Family
February 23, 2021
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
Frieda Fluence
Friend
February 23, 2021
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Kim Noah-Martin
February 22, 2021
The Tate family is very dear & precious to me. Prayer warriors in the army of the Lord. I love you both Brother & Sister Tate.
Theresa Bell
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