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Elizabeth Pate
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A funeral service to celebrate the life of Myrtle Elizabeth “Libby” Estridge Pate, 78, of Lugoff, SC, will be held at 2:00 PM, Sunday, November 27, 2016 at Lugoff First Baptist Church. Rev. Doug Huntsinger and Rev. David Robinson will officiate. Burial will follow in Timrod Baptist Church Cemetery in Bethune. The family will receive friends at 1:00 PM, 1 hour prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Bus or Sound System Fund, Lugoff First Baptist Church, 106 Longtown Road, Lugoff, SC 29078.        

Libby, wife of Charles Britton Pate, Jr., died Tuesday, November 22, 2016. She was born in Bethune, SC, the daughter of the late William Boldridge Estridge and Myrtle Horton Estridge. Libby retired after 39 years as VP Director of Human Resources at First Palmetto Bank. She was a member of Lugoff First Baptist Church.

Libby is survived by her husband; son, Charles Britton Pate III (Pam); 2 grandsons, Andrew and Will Pate; and her sister, Loretta N. Horton (Jackie) of Camden.

Libby was predeceased by her bothers, Bobby Joe Newman, William B. Estridge, Jr and Robert Franklin Estridge.

Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.

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