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Obituary for Frankie Young Tate

Frankie Young Tate, 83, of Roanoke, VA passed away on November 7th, 2023. She was surrounded by her loving family in her final days.

Frankie was born on December 16, 1939 in Radford, VA to the late Ottie E. and Evelyn N. Young.

She is preceded in death by her siblings, Joie Cametas, and David Young.

Frankie is survived by her loving soulmate of nearly 30 years, Danny Clark. Her daughters, Cynthia Crawford (David) of Blue Ridge, VA and Beverly Carr of Myrtle Beach, SC. Her siblings, Sammy Young, of Radford, VA, and Peggy Epperly of Radford, VA. Her five grandchildren Jonathan Tate, Christine Whittaker (John) , Christopher Crawford (Lauren), Bruce Carr, and Hannah Carr, and many great- grandchildren.

A visitation for Frankie will be held on Thursday, November 9th, 2023 from 6 pm- 8 pm at Oakey’s North Chapel.

A funeral service will be held at Oakey’s North Chapel on Friday, November 10th, 2023 at 2:00 pm with Pastor Joel Wegner officiating.  Interment will follow the service at Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens.

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