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Berry Highland Memorial

5315 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN

OBITUARY

Lila Miller Cate

August 8, 1928September 4, 2019

Lila Gene Miller Cate, passed away on Wednesday, September 4, 2019. Lila was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was a faithful member of Central Baptist Church and West Hills Baptist Church. She retired from teaching at Cedar Bluff Middle School. Lila was a 50 year member of Eastern Star, Ossoli Circle and worked for the Knox County voter registration. Lila was preceded in death by her parents, Fred and Gertrude Miller, her first husband Bobby Yarbrough, her second husband Jim Cate and her brother Harold “Snooky” Miller. Lila is survived by her children, Bob (Terri) Yarbrough and Debby Yarbrough Smith. She has five grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren, one niece Libby Miller (Jack) Rogers. The family will receive friends on Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm at Berry Highland Memorial with a graveside to follow.

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, September 14, 2019
  • Graveside Service Saturday, September 14, 2019

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Luke Presley

September 14, 2019

Condolences to loved ones and friends of Ms Lila Cate. I shall always remember her pleasant greeting and smile at Central Baptist.
Sincerely,
Luke Presley

Ernie Cox

September 5, 2019

Mrs. Cate was a very special lady. I mowed her lawn for a many years. She always was so kind and nice every time we saw her. She will be greatly missed.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY