Gary "Cal" Tate, passed away Sunday, May 4, 2014. He was preceded in death by his father, William "Butch" Tate; grandparents, Danny Long, Billy and Joyce Tate; great-grandparents, Jim and Gladys McClendon, Benton and Carrie Brown; aunt, Brenda "BJ" Borden. Those left to cherish his memories are his mother and stepdad, Terresa Brown Tate (Tony Wallace); children, Darius Callan Tate, Gabriel Preston Tate; grandparents, Geraldine Long, Ed (Joy) Brown; brothers, Jeremy Floyd Tate, William Shannon Tate; aunts, Lisa Baggett-Green (Danny Green), Susie (Curt) Tate, Peggy and Ronnie Holtcamp; girlfriend, Meagan Layne; several cousins, nieces and nephews. Family will receive friends 2-8 p.m. today, May 9, 2014. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 10, 2014 in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Jason Bryant officiating. Interment at Teague Cemetery. Arrangements are by Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home, 423-658-7777.