Dateline: August 26, 2004


Jackson William Pate, infant son of Sean and Melanie Pate of Clarendon, was stillborn Monday, August 16, 2004, in Amarillo.

Graveside services were held Friday, August 20, at 9 a.m. in Memory Gardens at Canyon under the direction of Schooler Funeral Home.

Jackson was preceded in death by a stillborn sister, Avery Michelle, on February 22, 2001. He is survived by his parents and one sister, McKenna. Grandparents of the child include Barbara and the late Richard Pate of Arlington, Jeanann Triplett of Shamrock, and John Cordis of Tulsa. Great grandparents are Mary and the late J.W. Brewington of Shamrock and Gladys Pate of Arlington.

The family suggests that in lieu of flowers donations of blood be given to an area blood center.

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