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“We´re sorry the family´s loss. We´re praying for comfort for the family that loved him so much. We´re so glad we got to know him. He was a very...Read More »
1 of 19 | Posted by: Don and Rene´ Lea

“Friend of his Mother. My prayers are with you and his family. ”
2 of 19 | Posted by: Dru Frederick - New Iberia, LA

“Ellienne, so sorry for the loss of your son. My prayers are with you and family. ”
3 of 19 | Posted by: Sherry Collura - Ponchatoula, LA

“Ellienne, Barbara and I send our deepest condolence to you and Walton's family. We know that he is with Jesus and that you will be with him again. ...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: Pat Settoon - Hammond, LA

“Ellienne, I am so sorry I am not there to express to you, face to face, my personal sorrow for Walton's death. My few encounters with Walton only...Read More »
5 of 19 | Posted by: James L Nelson - Other

“Extending our condolences and deepest sympathy at this most difficult time. Walt will be sorely missed by everyone that had the privilege of knowing...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Michael and Monica Sullivan - LA

“We were very sorry to learn of Walts passing. Extending our condolences and deepest sympathy during this most difficult time. ”
7 of 19 | Posted by: Michael and Monica Sullivan - LA

“I was saddened and heartbroken when hearing the news. I have such fond memories of Walt from teaching him and his buddy Bill Ross. We had fun times...Read More »
8 of 19 | Posted by: Brother Ken Boesch - Covington, LA

“Our thoughts & prayers are with you - may you find grace & comfort in God's strength as the days pass. Love to you all. ”
9 of 19 | Posted by: Nancy Vega - Ponchatoula, LA

“My heart is broken as I know yours is.Walt was such a sweet guy. Ellienne,I know you will remember the trick he tried to pull on me to get out of...Read More »
10 of 19 | Posted by: Monica Greer - Hammond, LA

“Ellienne and family - our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. May God comfort you today and in the days ahead. ”
11 of 19 | Posted by: Bruce & Kathy Harrell - Family

“I am very sorry for your loss. I have a lot of fond memeories of good time with Walton. He will be missed. ”
12 of 19 | Posted by: Brandon Baham - Friend

“So sorry for your loss. I remember my years with you at Southeastern and how you loved this son ”
13 of 19 | Posted by: Linda Mcrae - San antonio, TX

“I met this lovely man for the first time only last week. May God bless his beautiful wife and children during this time of profound grief ”
14 of 19 | Posted by: Lyn Nunmaker - Covington, LA

“So sorry for your loss. Prayers for everyone ”
15 of 19 | Posted by: Cheryl Purvis - Stonewall, LA

“As a now retired faculty member of Southeastern's School of Nursing, I well recall when Ellienne and Bill were expecting a baby, because I was a...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: CYNTHIA PRESTHOLDT - BATON ROUGE, LA

“Walton was always such a great person to know and just to be around. I can't believe he is gone. He was always so fun and treated me well each time I...Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: Dr. John Sledge - Sister Bay, WI

“My heartfelt condolences to Ms Ellienne, Jackeline, Payton and Isabel. Wally, you were one of a kind, and you will be missed. Rest In Peace brother. ”
18 of 19 | Posted by: Joel Morgan - Hammond, LA

“I am saddened to hear of Walt's death. He was such a nice guy. As a mortgage loan officer, he handled many closings for me. He was always so...Read More »
19 of 19 | Posted by: Brenda Saunier - Ponchatoula, LA


Walton Todd Tate
"I tell you the truth, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life and will not be condemned." - John 5:24
An amazing husband, father, son and friend, Walton Tate peacefully passed away on Monday, March 14, 2022 at the age of 46. Walton was born on June 17, 1975 to Ellienne and the late W.O. Tate, Jr. He graduated from St. Paul's High School in 1993, attended the University of Mississippi and graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University. Walton completed law school at Loyola University. He established Clean Title, LLC in Hammond in 2004.
A highly successful real estate attorney, he was a hard worker, demonstrated a congenial personality, never met a stranger and was always happy! He was the best at teaching the art and meaning of unconditional love, through which he treated everyone. Walton especially enjoyed fishing and even met the love of his life on a fishing trip to Costa Rica, then they were married 18 months later in the midst of Hurricane Katrina. Walton took great pleasure in spending time with his family, he loved seeing Isabel dance and Payton play baseball. He was a dedicated Dad that took great pride in his children's activities and achievements. Walton was a good friend to many! He had a passion for the Chicago Bears and was a fan since he was 10 years old.
Walton was preceding in death by his father. He leaves behind his loving wife of 17 years, Jackeline; his beautiful children, Payton and Isabel; his wonderful mother, Ellienne Tate; aunts, Jane McFillen, Sarah Todd and Donna Todd; as well as many good friends and colleagues.
Friends and family are invited to attend the Funeral Service at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home in HAMMOND, on Thursday, March 17, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. with visitation beginning at 9:00 a.m. Services will be officiated by Pastor Barry Chance. Interment will follow in Rose Memorial Park Cemetery.