Dorothy Lee Yates, 99, passed away Saturday, April 4, 2020 She was born March 21, 1921.
A private graveside service was held Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery in Smith County. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Colonial Chapel Funeral Home of Magee is in charge of arrangements (601) 849-5031.
She is survived by her five children, Cheryl Brown, Kathy Adams, Deborah Yates, Suzanne Smith, and Buddy Yates. Survivors also include 12 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Buford “Bud" Yates; parents, William and Alma Evans; five sisters and four brothers.
Online guestbook may be signed at www.colonialchapelmageemendenhall.com