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William Dennis Yott, 65
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William Dennis Yott, 65, a McMinnville resident and Warren County native, was born Aug. 30, 1956 and died Sept. 27 at Ascension St. Thomas Midtown in Nashville following a brief illness.

He was a master barber at V’s Hair Salon, a member of First Assembly of God, and the son of the late William Yott, Addie Jackson, and Relley and Helen Hitchcock.

Mr. Yott is survived by two sons Relley Yott and fiancé Cheyenne Marsh of Smithville, and Matthew Yott of McMinnville, stepson Travis Shockley of Texas, two sisters Willine (Jim) Buckley of Murfreesboro, and Mary Ruth (David) Livingston of Lenoir, N.C., and brother Phillip (Debbie) Yott of Lenoir, N.C. A host of nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 1, at High’s Chapel with Glen Burks and Sammy Lee officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Warren County. Visitation will be Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m. until the time of service at High’s. The family requests everyone wear a mask and practice social distancing. Online condolences may be made at

High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Sept. 29, 2021