Mrs. Jane Golden Pate, 74, of McDonough, passed away Jan. 16, 2013. Mrs. Pate was born in Homerville, the daughter of the late Curtis and Mary Alma Finley Golden. She was a member of Second Baptist Church of Forest Park. Jane worked at Emory-Midtown, better known as Crawford W. Long Hospital, as an Administrative Nursing Supervisor for 53 years. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends, gardening, traveling, walking and board games. Jane was an active member of the Crawford W. Long School of Nursing Alumni.
Survivors are her husband of 54 years, Ray Pate, of McDonough; children, Linda Mitchell (Mark), of McDonough, Sandra Allen (Barry), of Suwanee, and Cynthia Pate, of McDonough; grandchildren, Hannah and Adan Mitchell, and Cory Tanajewski; sister, Jo Key, of McDonough.
A memorial service for Jane Pate will be Saturday, Jan. 19, at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home with Chaplain Woody Spackman officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. For those who wish in lieu flowers, donations may be made to: The Crawford W. Long Memorial Hospital School of Nursing Alumni and mailed to Sharon Quinn, Treasurer, 920 Common Oak Place, Lawrenceville, Ga. 30045. Haisten Funeral Home – McDonough, 770-914-8833, haistenfunerals.com.