September 15, 1930 - June 19, 2006
Mr. Herbert Yancey, age 75, of Hutcheson Ferry Rd. Whitesburg, GA., passed away Monday, June 19, 2006. He was born September 15, 1930 in Jasper County, GA., to the late Leona Ivey and Corrie Eugene Yancey. Mr. Yancey was a U.S. Army Veteran having served in the Korean Conflict and a truckdriver. He also was a member of Consolation Baptist Church. Survivors include his companion of 24 years, Debbi Feuder of Whitesburg; a daughter, Leaona Pitts of George County, Miss.;two step children, Dillen Butler and Daesun Butler of Whitesburg; four grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, June 24, 2006 at 11 AM from Consolation Baptist Church with Rev. Mike Powers officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery with the American Legion Post #143 making the flag presentation. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday, June 23, 2006 from 5:30 until 9 PM. Messages of condolences may be sent to the family at www.martin-hightower.com
. Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel of Carrollton has charge of the arrangements.