Karolen Baugh-Pate of Mountain, Texas passed away Sunday, January 26th, 2020 in Kerrville, Texas. Karolen was born May 16th, 1939, in Sabinal, Texas to Samuel Alton and Kathryn Ruth Hart. Karolen married Gary Baugh on June 20th, 1958, in Sabinal, Texas. Gary preceded her in death on April 23rd, 1988.
She was also preceded in death by her parents and sister-in-law Betty Hart.
Karolen is survived by her husband, James Pate of Mountain Home, daughters, Melissa Baugh of Leakey and Amelia Stayton of Matagorda, grandson Blake Stayton, wife Ashlie, great granddaughters, Lexi, Braylee and Blakeleigh of Pleasanton; brother, Gary Hart of Leakey; nephews, Shannon Hart, wife Renee and children of Los Gatos, Ca, and Bradley Hart, wife Dallas and children of Leakey. She is also survived by her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren gained through her marriage to James in March of 2008, as well as numerous cousins and friends.
Pallbearers include Shannon Hart, Bradley Hart, Haden Hart, Karson Hart, Ray Fryar, and Buck Pate.
Honorary pallbearers include Lanny Leinweber, Harry Schneeman, WB Patterson, Mike McDougal, Sam Allen, and Sonny Sansom.
Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 29th, 2020 at Frio Canyon Baptist Church, Leakey, Texas. Officiant Pastor Mike Howard. Interment will follow in the Leakey Floral Cemetery, Leakey, Texas.
Arrangements are under the personal care of Nelson Funeral Home of Leakey, Texas.