Arlene Pate



Arlene White Pate (Cowan), 72, passed away peacefully, on Sunday, March 11th, 2018 at Grand Strand Healthcare, in Socastee, SC. She was born on October 10, 1945 in Clearfield, PA to the late Elmer L. & M. Pauline Cowan (Hughes).

Along with her parents, Arlene is preceded in death by her beloved husband, George R. Pate.

Arlene worked and retired from the Real Estate industry in NC & SC. Arlene will be missed dearly, by all that had the pleasure of getting to know her through the years.

Arlene's memory is survived by brother, Arden Cowan, sister, Twila Smith and by daughter, Keri White Sikes and her husband, Foster and her son, Brian White and his wife Laura, and four grandsons.

The family wishes our deepest Thank You, for the exceptional care provided by the staffs at Grand Strand Healthcare, Inlet Coastal Resort and Regency Hospice. May God bless you all.

A visitation of Arlene's life will be held 6:00-8:00PM Wednesday March 14, 2018 at Burroughs Funeral Home, 3558 Old Kings Hwy, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576.

A celebration of life will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, March 15, 2018 at Belin Memorial United Methodist Church, 4182 US-17 BUS, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576.

The family has requested memorial contributions in Arlene's name be made to Belin Memorial Methodist children's ministry.

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Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) has been entrusted with the arrangements.