Michael Cate, 66, of Brownfield, died Saturday Sept. 1, 2012, at home. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday Sept. 5, at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery with Rev. Jimmie Nelson, brother-in-law, officiating. Burial will be under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.Michael was born June 19, 1946 at Borger to Roy and Ruth Cate. He graduated from Sanford-Fritch High School. He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters Delores Cate Nelson and Louise Eatmon and a brother Dempsey Cate.Surviving is his brother-in-law Jimmie Nelson of Burleson, Texas.To send condolences, sign the online guestbook at www.mintonchatwell.com.