Valentina Tate of Millington, MD, passed away on Sunday, Feb 28, 2021 at her home. She was 63.

“Tina” was born April 26, 1957 in Chestertown, MD the daughter of the late Wilson Tate Sr. and Arlivia “Hackett” Tate. Tina was a 1976 graduate of Kent County High School. She went to work at Hercules in Middletown for several years eventually going to work for Dixon Valve in Chestertown where she worked for 18 years before becoming disabled in 2006. Tina was a quiet woman who enjoyed watching TV and braiding her hair. She enjoyed reading and loved pets.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one brother, Clifton Graves

She is survived by her daughter Nakia Lomax (Greg) of Dover, DE, two sons, Derrick Tate of Pennsylvania and Kerry Ashley of Tacoma, Washington, one sister, Geneva Sudler (Herbert) of Smyrna, DE, one brother, Wilson Tate Jr. (Jacquline) of Trappe, MD, and three grandchildren, Cincere Lomax, Khalil Lomax and Amiyah Lomax all of Dover, DE and a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends.

A Time of Visitation and Celebration will be held from 1-3pm Sat March 13, 2021 at Fellows Family Funeral Home 370 Cypress St. Millington,MD Online condolences can be sent to the family at

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