TATE Jacob A. Tate, 21, Hubert, NC and formerly of Columbus, was killed in action in Afghanistan on January 2, 2011. Jacob is survived by his parents, James and Janice (Wiant) Tate of Columbus; wife, Amy (Grant) Tate; son, Jax Allen Tate; sister, Jamie (Justin) Perkins; brothers, Jonathan (Margie) Tate and Joshua (Laura) Hermiz; nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles, grandparents and many friends. Jacob was a 2007 graduate of Gahanna Christian Academy and had served in the US Marine Corp for the last three and one half years including a tour of Iraq. Jacob enjoyed many types of sports and hunting. Private funeral services will be observed by the family. NEWCOMER FUNERAL HOME, NE CHAPEL, 3047 East Dublin Granville Road, Columbus, OH is honored to serve the family of Jacob A. Tate. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions may be made in the name of Amy and Jax Tate at: www.jacobtate.com
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Published by The Columbus Dispatch from Jan. 8 to Jan. 10, 2011.