Garry Dean Pate, age 54, of Clinton, Ark., passed away Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, in Little Rock. He was born Feb. 20, 1958, in Little Rock to Charles and Gladys Mae (Lovelady) Pate. He was a U.S. Army veteran who served as a supply sergeant in Germany and a handyman who enjoyed tinkering with anything electrical.

He is survived by son Logan and Jessica Pate; daughter Jessica Pate; four grandchildren, Dominique, Layla, JLynn and Jaymison; brother Mack Pate; sister Charlene Shrock; best friends Deb, Josh, Scott, Rick, Chuck and Monty, and very special dog General. He was preceded in death by his parents.

All services will be private. Arrangements by Roller McNutt Funeral Home Clinton. Online guest book: rollerfuneralhomes.com.