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Robert H. Yearwood

Funeral services for Robert H. YEARWOOD, 1210 N. Ninth St., will be held 
at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, at the Myers-Baril Chapel, with the Rev. Gene AUXIER 
officiating. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery. 
Mr. YEARWOOD died at 7:35 p.m. Sunday at Good Samaritan Hospital. 
He was 70. Mr. Yearwood was born May 20, 1912, in Mt. Vernon, the son 
of  John and Almeda (Lisenby) YEARWOOD. A retired electrical worker, 
Mr. Yearwood was also a Navy veteran of World War II. On June 8, 1940 
he married Grace GREER, who survives. In addition to his wife, he is also survived 
by a sister, Flora CONDER, Decatur; and one aunt, Nellie KING, Mt. Vernon. 
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Max and Fred YEARWOOD; 
and one sister, Grace LOSS. Mr. YEARWOOD was a member of the Park Avenue 
Baptist Church. 

June 29, 1982 Mt. Vernon Register News 
submitted by Sharlet Bigham LaBarbera 
Feb 24, 1998  

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