First Posted: 8/22/2009
LOWGAP Hattie Mae Tate Monday, 79, of 219 Susan Lane, Lowgap, died Thursday, Aug. 20, 2009, at her residence. She was born in Surry County Nov. 18, 1929, to the late Mary Lou King Tate and William Jackson Tate. She was a member of Genesis Full Gospel Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Monday; and two brothers, Harvey and Bill Tate. She is survived by a daughter, Shirley Smith of Lowgap; two sons, Dennis Monday of Lowgap and Clarence Monday of Martinsville, Va.; two sisters, Annie Norman of Mount Airy and Emma Butcher of Zepher; two brothers, Donald and Johnny Tate of Mount Airy; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at noon Monday, Aug. 24, 2009, at Genesis Full Gospel Church in Mount Airy, with the Rev. Lonnie Gunter officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to services. Burial will be in Roselawn Burial Park of Martinsville following graveside services, which will be held at 4 p.m. with the Rev. Gary Edwards officiating. Online condolences may be made by visiting www.communityfuneralservices.com. Community Funeral Home of Stuart, Va., is entrusted with arrangements.