Wade Anthony Yates, 56, of Chelsea, Ala., (formerly of Warren County) died Wednesday morning, Dec. 28.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Anita Yates.
Survivors include his father, Clarence Yates; daughters, Amy Mills (Andy), Mary Richardson (Michael), Rachael Lord (Stephen), and Rita Hall (Bryce); four grandchildren, Jackson and Sam Richardson, Kate Mills, and expected granddaughter Alaina Lord; one brother, Rick Yates (Karen); nieces; nephews; and many dear friends; and locally by many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Visitation will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. today at Ridout’s Southern Heritage Funeral Home in Pelham, Ala., with funeral immediately following at Southern Heritage Chapel in Pelham. Graveside service and burial will be held Saturday at Long Cemetery in Van Buren County.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Dec. 30, 2011