Carolyn Yates

July 21, 1942 - November 16, 2013 

Carolyn Yates

July 21, 1942 - November 16, 2013 

Obituary for Carolyn Yates

Mrs. Carolyn Ann Yates, 71, of Union City died 4:15 a.m. Saturday, November 16, 2013, at Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield, Kentucky.

Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. Brother Jerry Leggett will officiate. Burial will follow in East View Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home from 11:00 a.m. until the hour of services on Tuesday.

Pallbearers will be Chuck Yates, Will Yates, Wendell Duke, Cameron Duke, Damon Shore and Grover Stepp.

Mrs. Yates was born July 21, 1942, in Ridgely, daughter of the late S.B. and Ernestine (Wright) Stepp. She married Bill Yates July 19, 1957. He died June 28, 2011. She had been employed at the former Troy Manufacturing for many years.

She is survived by three daughters and one son-in-law, Liz Yates, Lynn Yates and Lisa and Wendell Duke all of Union City; one son and daughter-in-law, Chuck and Melissa Yates of South Fulton; one brother, Grover Stepp of Camden; nine grandchildren, Will Yates, Benjamin Yates, Miranda Yates, Cameron Duke and Nathan Duke all of Union City, Kimberly Storey of Troy, Lauren Yates and Noah Yates both of South Fulton and Damon Shore of Topeka, Kansas; three great grandchildren, Brayden Storey of Troy, Gracelyn Yates of Union City and Karter Yates of Kenton; and several nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by her son, Chris Yates; two grandsons, Michael Jeremiah Yates and Joshua Levi Yates; and two brothers, Billy Gene Stepp and Harold Stepp.

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