Delwanda Tate

Delwanda Tate, 78, of Borger, died Saturday Dec. 24, 2011, in Amarillo. Funeral services were at 10:00 am Wednesday Dec. 28, at Eternal Light Church with Rev. Willy Adams officiating. Burial will be at Highland Park Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.Delwanda was born December 17, 1933 at Ada, Oklahoma to Issac and Ethel Cummings. She married Jimmie Tate September 6, 1951 at Clovis, New Mexico. She had been a resident of Borger since 1951. She loved reading, sewing and taking care of her grand babies. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers and two sisters.She is survived by her husband, son Darrel Tate and wife Lendy of Borger, daughters, Patricia Lynne Preston of Borger, Katherine McElreath and husband David of Waco, Texas; brothers, Stanley Cummings of Borger, Donald Cummings and wife Betty of Panhandle, Charles Self of Clovis, N.M.; sisters, Dorothy Taylor of Oregon, Glenda Turnbill of Tennessee, Linda Shattuck of South Carolina and Maudine Grant of Wellington, Texas; eight grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and three great-great grandchildren. To send condolences, sign the online guestbook at