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Betty Lou Yawn 1941-2013 | Obituaries

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Betty Lou Yawn 1941-2013


MRS. BETTY LOU HILLIARD YAWN, age 71, of Milan, GA died Monday, March 25, 2013, at her residence.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00PM Thursday, March 28, at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, with Rev. Chuck Taylor and Rev. Bill Jones officiating, with interment in Pleasant Grove Cemetery with Bobby Ryals officiating.

Mrs. Yawn was a native of Rhine, GA, a member and pianist for many years of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.  She worked as a LPN  at the Telfair County Hospital Operating Room and as an LPN with Dr. W. J. Briggs Family Practice in McRae.  She was the daughter of the late Willie Whitehead Hilliard & Jesse James Hilliard.  She was preceded in death by her Husband – Samuel “Sambo” Yawn; Son – Marty Tomberlin;  Sister –Marjorie Stuckey;  Granddaughter – Lindsey Tomberlin.

Survivors:  2 Daughters – Felicia Williams (Mike) of China Hill and Samantha Berry (Jamie) of Buford;  2 Sons – Reg Tomberlin (Shelley) of Rhine and Jess Yawn (Brooke) of Eastman;  Companion – Oscar Stuckey of Cordele;  Niece – Virginia McLendon of McRae;  7 Grandchildren – Michael Williams (Jana), Paula Rogers (Joel), Casey Williams, Austin Williams, Frank Tomberlin, Cade Berry, and Cooper Berry;  5 Great-Granddaughters – Madison, Emma, Joley, Lily, and Sarah Kate;  Several Cousins and Extended Family.

The family may be contacted at the Yawn residence, 88 4th Avenue, Milan, and will receive friends in Southerland Funeral Chapel from 6:00PM-8:00PM Wednesday, March 27.

Stokes-Southerland Funeral Home     -----------

of Eastman has charge of                         SSFH

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