Debra Tate, whose sister was a Charles Manson murder cult victim, says she cried and said a prayer for his soul when she learned of his death. Sharon Tate was 8½ months pregnant when “Manson Family” commune members murdered her, her unborn baby and three of her friends. In the nearly 50 years since Sharon Tate’s murder, Debra says she’s been able to come to terms with Manson. “I’ve processed through all of my hate for him. Hate isn’t health. It won’t bring my sister back.