Paul Yancy, of Jackson, [Georgia] passed away Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011.
#He was born Oct. 3, 1921 in Covington, to the late George A. and Emma Harris Yancy. He enjoyed fishing, farming, telling stories, and loved spending time with his family. He graduated from Heard Mixon School in Covington in 1938.
#Paul is survived by his wife of 55 years, Carolyn Yancy; two sons and daughters-in-law, Raymond and Rhonda Yancy, William and Melissa Yancy, all of Jackson; seven grandchildren, Angie, Jennifer, Daniel, Jessica, Joey, Courtney, McKenzie; 13 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
#He was preceded in death by two brothers and four sisters.
#Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 29, in the Chapel of Sherrell Funeral Home with the Rev. Wayne Morgan officiating. Interment was at Stodghill Cemetery. The family received friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday evening. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.sherrellfh.com
#Sherrell Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements for Mr. Paul Yanc