Heber Springs, Ark. — Forrest Yancey of Mt. Vernon died March 6, 2011, at his home. Born in Quitman on June 16, 1929, he was 81. He was the son of the late Roy and Add May Yancey.
He was retired from the United States Air Force and was a veteran of military service in World War II, Korea, and Vietnam.
He is survived by one stepson, Mark Loter of Conway; two stepdaughters, Karon McCarty of Arcadia, Calif. and Sharon Woody of Osceola, Mo.; six step grandchildren; and nine step great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were held March 7 at the Copperas Springs Cemetery.