2008-06-11 / Obituaries

Audrey Miller Yearta

Audrey Miller Yearta

Audrey Miller Yearta, age 97, passed away on Thursday May 29, 2008, at Wesley Manor Nursing Home in Dothan, AL. Funeral services for Mrs. Yearta were held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 31, 2008, at the Chapel of Evans-Skipper Funeral Home in Donalsonville with Dr. Joe Johnson and Rev. Sandy Lacey officiating. Interment followed at Corinth Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery in Iron City.

Mrs. Yearta was born in Decatur County on September 10, 1910, to the late Jeff and Mary Katherine Harlow Miller. She was married to John Walter Yearta, who preceded her in death. Mrs. Yearta was a homemaker and a member of Unity Church of God in Iron City.

Mrs. Yearta leaves to cherish her memory, two sons, William Malcolm Yearta and his wife Joye of Moultrie and Walter Lowell Yearta and his wife Martha of Dothan, AL; fivegrandchildren, Lisa Kaye Yearta of Charlotte, NC, William Joseph Yearta and his wife Susan of Sylvester, Martha Jane Yearta Bloodworth of Dothan, AL; Stephen Micheal Yearta and his wife Maureen of Moultrie, and John Carlton Yearta of Moultrie; six great-grandchildren, Mary Catherine Yearta, John Yearta, Jessica Bloodworth, Anne Yearta, Andrew Lowell Bloodworth, and Cliff Yearta; two sisters, Susie Middleton of Iron City and Bessie Dawson of Donalsonville as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Jeff and Mary Katherine Harlow Miller; her husband, John Walter Yearta; six brothers; and one sister.

The grandsons and greatgrandsons will serve as casket bearers.

Evans-Skipper Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

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