Tara Suzanne Cole Tate, 35, the wife of Richard Lee Tate, passed away Friday, July 13, 2018. Tara was born in Lexington, Kentucky and grew up in Estill County.
She was a homemaker and a former hair stylist with Hairport Salon in Lexington. Tara was a loving wife and devoted mother. She was a member of The Olive Branch Church in Mt. Vernon, Ky.
Survivors include her husband Richard; four children: Brody, Parker, Houston and Rhema Tate; her mother and step-father: Tammy Cole Smith and David Smith; one brother: Chris Cole; two sisters: Missy Deaton and Kim Hale (Shaun); her maternal grandparents: Charles and Barbara Brandenburg; her mother-in-law: Jackie Tate Stewart (Tom) and father-in-law: Darrell Tate (Rhonda); two special friends: Andrea Smith and Katie Parsons; as well as several aunts, uncles, cousins and extended family.
She was preceded in death by her father: Carl Cole and her paternal grandparents: Chester and Mary Cole.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Thursday, July 19, 2018 at The Church on the Rock in Berea with Pastor Shannon Parkerson, Pastor Mark Sarver and Bro. Buford Parkerson officiating. Burial will follow in the Oakdale Cemetery in Irvine. Visitation will be from 3-9 PM Wednesday at the church. The Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Serving as pallbearers are: Shaun Hale, Jeremiah Tate, Robert Brinegar, Brandon Brinegar, Scott Coomer and Bill Berryman.