Mr. Russell Wayne Yeary age 65 of Tazewell, TN was born September 25, 1948 and passed away April 5, 2014 at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Tennessee Fur Harvester's Association.
He was preceded in death by his:
Parents: Kermit and Kathleen Yeary
Sister-in-Law: Maggie Yeary
He is survived by his:
Loving wife of 36 years: Elizabeth Yeary of Tazewell, TN
Sons: Tim Meade of Tazewell, TN
Lucas Yeary and wife Andrea of Corning, NY
Daughter: Angie Cody and husband Jeff of Tazewell, TN
Brothers: Curtis Yeary and wife Opal of New Market, TN
Rondall Yeary and wife Jenny of New Market, TN
Tyler Yeary of Tazewell, TN
Robert Yeary and wife Kay of Tazewell, TN
Several nieces, nephews, and a host of other loving relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, April 8, 2014 from 5PM till 7PM with funeral services to follow at 7PM in the Claiborne-Overholt Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Clyde Daniels and the Rev. Hoye Brooks officiating. Music will be provided by The Hopewell Youth Choir.
Family and friends will meet at the Yeary Cemetery on Brown School Road, Wednesday at 10AM for graveside services with Military Honors
Pallbearers: Joe Williams, Joel Radford, John Yeary,
Bob Williford, Mark Fultz, and Virgil Yeary
In lieu of flowers the family wishes for donations to be made to the Elizabeth Yeary Nursing Scholarship at LMU. (423)-869-6351 University Advancement Office
Claiborne - Overholt Funeral Home is Honored to be serving the family