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Helen G. Yates

June 30, 1939 - September 30, 2017

Helen G. Yates, 78, of Granbury, passed away on Saturday, September 30, 2017. Graveside service: 2:00 PM, Thursday, October 5, 2017, Holly Hills Memorial Park, Visitation: Thursday, October 5, 2017, Wiley Funeral Home, Granbury.
Helen, the oldest of nine children, was born on June 30, 1939 in Deport, Texas to William…read more

Helen G. Yates, 78, of Granbury, passed away on Saturday, September 30, 2017. Graveside service: 2:00 PM, Thursday, October 5, 2017, Holly Hills Memorial Park, Visitation: Thursday, October 5, 2017, Wiley Funeral Home, Granbury.
Helen, the oldest of nine children, was born on June 30, 1939 in Deport, Texas to William and Dora Davis. She married AC Yates II on April 12, 1954 in Longview, Texas. She worked alongside her husband farming and hauling hay. She was also the co-owner of AC Yates rock service.
Helen was the mother of everybody. She raised her children and helped raise her siblings and grandchildren.
Helen collected Harlequin books, salt and pepper shakers and porcelain dolls. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two brothers and one sister.
Helen is survived by sons: Jimmy Yates and wife Anita, Bobby Joe Yates and wife Lisa, Jackie Yates, and Arthur Yates III and wife Patty, daughters: Mary Lloyd, and Linda Bell and husband Michael, grandson: James Yates, adopted niece: Joyce Lightfoot, 15 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildren, brothers: James Davis and wife Christine and Glen Davis and wife, Nikki, sisters: Martha Ann Wiggins, Florene Busby, and Glenda Sue Yates and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.

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Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, October 5, 2017

Wiley Funeral Home

Address:

400 Highway 377 East
Granbury,TX76048

Service Information

Date: Thursday, October 5, 2017

Time: 2:00 pm

Holly Hills Memorial Park

Address:

1900 FM 51 N
Granbury,TX76048

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